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CSA Names: AM2201
CSA Location: Schedule I Section (g) Subsection (11) DEA code 7201
CSA History: S. 3187, 112 Cong., 2nd Sess. added effective 9 Jul 2012
78 FR 664 finalized the prior interim scheduling effective 4 Jan 2013
Names: AM2201 (primary)
[1-(5-Fluoropentyl)-1H-indol-3-yl](naphthalen-1-yl)methanone (IUPAC)
Molecular formula: C24H22FNO
Nominal mass: 359
Average mass: 359.4360
Monoisotopic mass: 359.168543
CAS registry number: 335161-24-5
ChemSpider: 24751884
PubChem: 53393997
Wikipedia: AM-2201
Drugs-Forum: AM-2201
Standard InChI: InChI=1S/C24H22FNO/c25-15-6-1-7-16-26-17-22(20-12-4-5-14-23(20)26)24(27)21-13-8-10-18-9-2-3-11-19(18)21/h2-5,8-14,17H,1,6-7,15-16H2
SMILES: FCCCCCn1cc(c2c1cccc2)C(=O)c1cccc2c1cccc2
Tags: cannabinoid,S.3187,USCSA
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AM2201 ATR IR.pdf ATR IR Thermo Nicolet
AM2201.pdf EI MS RTI
9001219-0436216-GCMS.pdf EI MS 4-methylnapthyl isomer (aka MAM2201)
9001031-0431261-GCMS.pdf EI MS 2-fluoropentyl isomer
9001030-0431260-GCMS.pdf EI MS 3-fluoropentyl isomer
9001029-0433439-GCMS.pdf EI MS 4-fluoropentyl isomer
10862-0430209-GCMS.pdf EI MS 2'-naphthyl isomer
10707_0427135-GCMS.pdf EI MS Agilent 5973 MSD
AM-2201 MS.pdf EI MS Agilent 5975 MS
AM2201 2-naphthyl isomer.pdf SP-GC-IR AM2201 2'-naphthyl isomer (solid phase IR)
AM2201 N-(2-fluoropentyl) isomer.pdf SP-GC-IR AM2201 N-(2-fluoropentyl) isomer (solid phase IR)
AM2201 N-(3-fluoropentyl isomer.pdf SP-GC-IR AM2201 N-(3-fluoropentyl) isomer (solid phase IR)
AM2201 N-(4-fluoropentyl) isomer.pdf SP-GC-IR AM2201 N-(4-fluoropentyl) isomer (solid phase IR)
AM-2201 CCCC No. 10707.pdf SP-GC-IR Solid Phase IR
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Cayman Chemical 9001030 (3-fluoropentyl isomer)
Cayman Chemical 10707
Cayman Chemical 9001031 (2-fluoropentyl isomer)
Cayman Chemical 10862 (2'-naphthyl isomer)
Cayman Chemical 9001029 (4-fluoropentyl isomer)
LGC THC-1372-10
Lipomed JWH-1503§ion=mediadir&cmd=detail
THC Pharm THC-1372
Toronto Research Chemicals A575830
Title Publication Date Vol. Iss. Page(s) Remarks
A new pyrazole-carboxamide type synthetic cannabinoid AB-CHFUPYCA [N-(1-amino-3-methyl-1-oxobutan-2-yl)-1-(cyclohexylmethyl)-3-(4-fluorophenyl)-1H-pyrazole-5-carboxamide] identified in illegal product Forensic Toxicology 2015-07-01 Vol 33 (367-373) Nahoko Uchiyama et al
Consideration of the major cannabinoid agonists 2009-07-00 Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
Understanding the Spice phenomenon 2009-00-00 European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
Further consideration of the synthetic cannabinoids 2012-10-18 Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
GC–MS and FTIR evaluation of the six benzoyl-substituted-1-pentylindoles: Isomeric synthetic cannabinoids Talanta 2014-11-01 Vol 129 (171-182) Forrest T. Smitha et al
Detection and identification of the new potential synthetic cannabinoids 1-pentyl-3-(2-iodobenzoyl)indole and 1-pentyl-3-(1-adamantoyl)indole in seized bulk powders in Hungary Forensic Science International 2012-01-01 Vol 214 (27-32) Péter Jankovics et al
Synthetic cannabinoids and cathinones: prevalence and markets Forensic Science Review 2013-03-01 Vol 25 (7-26) Bretteville-Jensen et al
Identification and analytical properties of new synthetic cannabimimetics bearing 2,2,3,3-tetramethylcyclopropanecarbonyl moiety Forensic Science International 2013-03-10 Vol 226 (62-73) Vadim Shevyrin et al
Spice, bath salts, and the U.S. military: the emergence of synthetic cannabinoid receptor agonists and cathinones in the U.S. Armed Forces. 2012-09-01 Loeffler G, Hurst D, Penn A, Yung K
Synthetic cannabinoid and marijuana exposures reported to poison centers Hum Exp Toxicol 2012-10-31 (1006-1011) MB Forrester et al
Separation and structural characterization of the synthetic cannabinoids JWH-412 and 1-[(5-fluoropentyl)-1H-indol-3yl]-(4-methylnaphthalen-1-yl)methanone using GC–MS, NMR analysis and a flash chromato Forensic Science International 2012-07-12 Vol 220 (e17-e22) Bjoern Moosmann et al
Cannabinoid chemistry: an overview Cannabinoids as Therapeutics 2005-01-01 (23-46) Lumír O. Hanuš and Raphael Mechoulam
Identification and quantitation of a benzoylindole (2-methoxyphenyl)(1-pentyl-1H-indol-3-yl)methanone and a naphthoylindole 1-(5-fluoropentyl-1H-indol-3-yl)-.... Forensic Toxicol 2011-05-12 Nakajima et al.
Identification and quantitation of a benzoylindole (2-methoxyphenyl)(1-pentyl-1H-indol-3-yl)methanone and a naphthoylindole For. Toxicology 2011-05-12 Vol 29 Jun’ichi Nakajima et. al.
Identification and quantitation of a benzoylindole (2-methoxyphenyl)(1-pentyl-1H-indol-3-yl)methanone and a naphthoylindole For. Toxicology 2011-05-02 Vol 29 Jun’ichi Nakajima et. al.
JWH-018 and JWH-022 as Combustion Products of AM2201 Microgram Journal 2012-00-00 Vol 9 (2) Kathryn M. Donohue and Robert R. Steiner
Separation and structural characterization of the synthetic cannabinoids JWH-412 and 1-[(5-fluoropentyl)-1H-indol-3yl]-(4-methylnaphthalen-1-yl)methanone For. Sci. Int. 2012-07-10 Vol 220 Moosmann et al. doi:10.1016/j.forsciint.2011.12.010
Identification and quantification of synthetic cannabinoids in ‘spice-like’ herbal mixtures: A snapshot of the German situation in the autumn of 2012 Drug Testing and Analysis 2014-01-01 Vol 6 (1) Nico Langer, Rainer Lindigkeit, Hans-Martin Schiebel, Ludger Ernst and Till Beuerle
Identification of Synthetic Cannabinoids in Herbal Incense Blends in the United States J. For. Sci. 2012-09-01 Vol 57 Barry K. Logan et al
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SWGDRUG Monographs AM-2201 Monograph
Cayman Spectral Database
SWGDRUG Mass Spectral Library
European Project Response to Challenges in Forensic Drug Analyses AM-2201 Monograph
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