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Names: Buphedrone (primary)
2-(Methylamino)-1-phenylbutan-1-one (IUPAC)
Molecular formula: C11H15NO
Nominal mass: 177
Average mass: 177.2429
Monoisotopic mass: 177.115364
CAS registry number: 408332-79-6
ChemSpider: 26286946
PubChem: 53249194
Wikipedia: Buphedrone
Standard InChI: InChI=1S/C11H15NO/c1-3-10(12-2)11(13)9-7-5-4-6-8-9/h4-8,10,12H,3H2,1-2H3
SMILES: CCC(C(=O)c1ccccc1)NC
Tags: cathinone
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Buphedrone JCSO.pdf EI MS Coutesy of MFRC grant SC-12-370 by JCSO (spectra not from verified reference standard)
Buphedrone MS.pdf EI MS From SWGDRUG Library
Buphedrone edit.pdf SP-GC-IR DiscovIR
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Cayman Chemical 11283
Cerilliant B-047
Lipomed BUO-1472-HC§ion=mediadir&cmd=detail
Toronto Research Chemicals B689600
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Consideration of the Cathinones 2010-03-00 Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs
Screening of seized emerging drugs by ultra-high performance liquid chromatography with photodiode array ultraviolet and mass spectrometric detection. DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2014.01.018 For. Sci. Int. 2014-04-01 Vol 237 L. Li and I. S. Lurie
Analysis and characterization of the novel psychoactive drug Forensic Science International 2014-11-01 Vol 244 (e56-e59) Magdalena Taschwer et al
Forensic Analysis of Cathinones Forensic Science Review 2013-01-01 Vol 25 (48-64) L. Gautam, A. Shanmuganathan, M. D. Cole
Direct analysis in real time mass spectrometry (DART-MS) of “bath salt” cathinone drug mixtures Analyst 2013-01-01 Vol 138 (3424-3432) Ashton D. Lesiak et al
Cathinone derivatives: A review of their chemistry, pharmacology and toxicology Drug Testing and Analysis 2011-01-01 Vol 3 (439-453) John P. Kelly et al
Identification and differentiation of methcathinone analogs by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry Drug Testing and Analysis 2013-08-01 Vol 5 (8) Kenji Tsujikawa, Toshiyasu Mikuma, Kenji Kuwayama, Hajime Miyaguchi, Tatsuyuki Kanamori, Yuko T. Iwata and Hiroyuki Inoue
Chemical analysis of two new designer drugs: buphedrone and pentedrone Drug Testing and Analysis 2012-01-01 Vol 4 (1) Chad R. Maheux and Catherine R. Copeland
Analytical profiles of “legal highs” containing cathinones available in the area of Lisbon, Portugal For. Sci. Int. 2014-11-01 Vol 244 Victor M.R. Zancajo, J. Brito, Marta P. Carrasco, M.R. Bronze, Rui Moreira, Alvaro Lopes
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Society of Forensic Toxicologists Designer Drug Monographs Buphedrone Monograph
SWGDRUG Monographs Buphedrone Monograph
SWGDRUG Mass Spectral Library
European Project Response to Challenges in Forensic Drug Analyses Buphedrone Monograph
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