phenethylamine


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phenethylamine

(fĕn′ĕth′ə-lə-mēn′, -lăm′ən)

phenethylamine

(fen-eth′ĭl-ă-mēn″)
Any of a class of toxic, controlled, and sometimes addictive central nervous system stimulants that suppress appetite and induce euphoria or hallucinations. Members of this class include amphetamines and methamphetamines.

phenethylamine

a toxic substance in North American mistletoe, Phoradendron villosum.
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Phenethylamine has also been registered as a Schedule V drug in the UAE federal law.
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The stable-label substitutions of each internal standard correspond to suitable locations for conserving a minimum[M+3] separation from the unlabeled in the major ion fragments used in GC/MS or LC-MS/MS phenethylamine analytical methods.
NBOMe phenethylamine derivatives, street names "N-Bomb", "Smiles", "25I", "25C", "25B" represent a potentially lethal class of designer drugs with psychedelic and psychostimulant effects similar to LSD.
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