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- Molecular formula: C9H13NO
- Molar mass: 151.206
- CAS Registry Number: 492-39-7
- Appearance: Not available
- Melting point: Not available
- Boiling point: 288.1
- Solubility: Water, 2e+004 mg/L (25 deg C)
- Safety sheet: Not available
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Cathine, also known as d-norpseudoephedrine and (+)-norpseudoephedrine, is a psychoactive drug of the phenethylamine and amphetamine chemical classes which acts as a stimulant. Along with cathinone, it is found naturally in Catha edulis (khat), and contributes to its overall effects. It has approximately 10-14% the potency of amphetamine.
(1S,2S)-2-Amino-1-phenyl-1-propanol (IUPAC Name); (1S,2S)-2-amino-1-phenylpropan-1-ol; (aS)-alpha-((1S)-1-aminoethyl)benzenemethanol; Adiposettin; (Alphas)-alpha-((1s)-1-aminoethyl)-benzenemethanol; d-Nor-psi-ephedrine; d-Nor-y-ephedrine; Minusin; Pseudonorephedrine; Reduform; threo-1-Phenyl-1-hydroxy-2-aminopropane; threo-2-Amino-1-hydroxy-1-phenylpropane