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CSA Names: 3,4-Methylenedioxy-N-methylcathinone
CSA Location: Schedule I Section (d) Subsection (47) DEA code 7540
CSA History: 77 FR 63766 proposed to add on 17 Oct 2012
78 FR 21818 added effective 12 Apr 2013
Names: 1-(1,3-Benzodioxol-5-yl)-2-(methylamino)propan-1-one (IUPAC)
Molecular formula: C11H13NO3
Nominal mass: 207
Average mass: 207.2258
Monoisotopic mass: 207.089543
CAS registry number: 186028-79-5
ChemSpider: 21106350
PubChem: 45789647
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Standard InChI: InChI=1S/C11H13NO3/c1-7(12-2)11(13)8-3-4-9-10(5-8)15-6-14-9/h3-5,7,12H,6H2,1-2H3
SMILES: CNC(C(=O)c1ccc2c(c1)OCO2)C
Tags: USCSA,cathinone
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