Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Download
Faster access than browser!
 

6-APB (6-(2-aminopropyl)benzofuran) is an empathogenic psychoactive compound of the substituted benzofuran, substituted amphetamine and substituted phenethylamine classes. [1]

79 relations: Acetal, Agonist, Alcohol, Aldehyde, Anorectic, Australia, Benzofuran, Benzofury, Betäubungsmittelgesetz, Binding selectivity, Biological target, BW-723C86, Carboxylic acid, Cardiotoxicity, Chloroform, Column chromatography, Controlled Drug in the United Kingdom, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act, Dopamine transporter, Drug metabolism, Drugs controlled by the German Betäubungsmittelgesetz, Drugs controlled by the UK Misuse of Drugs Act, Empathogen–entactogen, Federal Analogue Act, Fenfluramine, Froehde reagent, Functional group, Furan, Glucuronidation, Hydrochloride, Hydrogen chloride, Hydroxylation, Ion association, Liebermann reagent, Ligand (biochemistry), List of withdrawn drugs, Marquis reagent, Mecke reagent, Methylenedioxy, Monoamine neurotransmitter, Monoamine releasing agent, Monoamine transporter, Monobromophenol, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norepinephrine transporter, Opium Law, Pharmacokinetics, Phosphoric acids and phosphates, Potency (pharmacology), ..., Properties of water, Psychoactive drug, Psychosis, Redox, Research chemical, Reuptake, Reuptake inhibitor, Safe Streets Act, Serotonergic, Serotonin, Serotonin transporter, Serotonin-norepinephrine-dopamine releasing agent, Serotonin–norepinephrine–dopamine reuptake inhibitor, Silica gel, Sodium hydride, Structural analog, Structural isomer, Substituted amphetamine, Substituted benzofuran, Substituted phenethylamine, Temporary class drug, United Kingdom, United States, 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine, 5-APB, 5-HT2A receptor, 5-HT2B receptor, 5-HT2C receptor, 6-APDB. Expand index (29 more) »

Acetal

An acetal is a functional group with the following connectivity R2C(OR')2, where both R' groups are organic fragments.

New!!: 6-APB and Acetal · See more »

Agonist

An agonist is a chemical that binds to a receptor and activates the receptor to produce a biological response.

New!!: 6-APB and Agonist · See more »

Alcohol

In chemistry, an alcohol is any organic compound in which the hydroxyl functional group (–OH) is bound to a carbon.

New!!: 6-APB and Alcohol · See more »

Aldehyde

An aldehyde or alkanal is an organic compound containing a functional group with the structure −CHO, consisting of a carbonyl center (a carbon double-bonded to oxygen) with the carbon atom also bonded to hydrogen and to an R group, which is any generic alkyl or side chain.

New!!: 6-APB and Aldehyde · See more »

Anorectic

An anorectic or anorexic is a drug which reduces appetite, resulting in lower food consumption, leading to weight loss.

New!!: 6-APB and Anorectic · See more »

Australia

Australia, officially the Commonwealth of Australia, is a sovereign country comprising the mainland of the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands.

New!!: 6-APB and Australia · See more »

Benzofuran

Benzofuran is the heterocyclic compound consisting of fused benzene and furan rings.

New!!: 6-APB and Benzofuran · See more »

Benzofury

Benzofury may refer to.

New!!: 6-APB and Benzofury · See more »

Betäubungsmittelgesetz

The Betäubungsmittelgesetz (BtMG), generally meaning Narcotics Law, is the controlled-substances law of Germany.

New!!: 6-APB and Betäubungsmittelgesetz · See more »

Binding selectivity

Binding selectivity is defined with respect to the binding of ligands to a substrate forming a complex.

New!!: 6-APB and Binding selectivity · See more »

Biological target

A biological target is anything within a living organism to which some other entity (like an endogenous ligand or a drug) is directed and/or binds, resulting in a change in its behavior or function.

New!!: 6-APB and Biological target · See more »

BW-723C86

BW-723C86 is a tryptamine derivative drug which acts as a 5-HT2B receptor agonist.

New!!: 6-APB and BW-723C86 · See more »

Carboxylic acid

A carboxylic acid is an organic compound that contains a carboxyl group (C(.

New!!: 6-APB and Carboxylic acid · See more »

Cardiotoxicity

Cardiotoxicity is the occurrence of heart electrophysiology dysfunction or muscle damage.

New!!: 6-APB and Cardiotoxicity · See more »

Chloroform

Chloroform, or trichloromethane, is an organic compound with formula CHCl3.

New!!: 6-APB and Chloroform · See more »

Column chromatography

Column chromatography in chemistry is a chromatography method used to isolate a single chemical compound from a mixture.

New!!: 6-APB and Column chromatography · See more »

Controlled Drug in the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 aimed to control the possession and supply of numerous listed drugs and drug-like substances as a controlled substance.

New!!: 6-APB and Controlled Drug in the United Kingdom · See more »

Controlled Drugs and Substances Act

The Controlled Drugs and Substances Act (Loi réglementant certaines drogues et autres substances) (the Act) is Canada's federal drug control statute.

New!!: 6-APB and Controlled Drugs and Substances Act · See more »

Dopamine transporter

The dopamine transporter (also dopamine active transporter, DAT, SLC6A3) is a membrane-spanning protein that pumps the neurotransmitter dopamine out of the synaptic cleft back into cytosol.

New!!: 6-APB and Dopamine transporter · See more »

Drug metabolism

Drug metabolism is the metabolic breakdown of drugs by living organisms, usually through specialized enzymatic systems.

New!!: 6-APB and Drug metabolism · See more »

Drugs controlled by the German Betäubungsmittelgesetz

Drugs controlled by the German Betäubungsmittelgesetz (BtMG).

New!!: 6-APB and Drugs controlled by the German Betäubungsmittelgesetz · See more »

Drugs controlled by the UK Misuse of Drugs Act

Drugs controlled by the United Kingdom (UK) Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 are listed in this article.

New!!: 6-APB and Drugs controlled by the UK Misuse of Drugs Act · See more »

Empathogen–entactogen

Empathogens or entactogens are a class of psychoactive drugs that produce experiences of emotional communion, oneness, relatedness, emotional openness—that is, empathy or sympathy—as particularly observed and reported for experiences with 3,4- Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA).

New!!: 6-APB and Empathogen–entactogen · See more »

Federal Analogue Act

The Federal Analogue Act,, is a section of the United States Controlled Substances Act passed in 1986 which allowed any chemical "substantially similar" to a controlled substance listed in Schedule I or II to be treated as if it were also listed in those schedules, but only if intended for human consumption.

New!!: 6-APB and Federal Analogue Act · See more »

Fenfluramine

Fenfluramine, formerly sold under the brand name Pondimin among others, is an appetite suppressant which was used to treat obesity and is now no longer marketed.

New!!: 6-APB and Fenfluramine · See more »

Froehde reagent

The Froehde reagent is used as a simple spot-test to presumptively identify alkaloids, especially opioids, as well as other compounds.

New!!: 6-APB and Froehde reagent · See more »

Functional group

In organic chemistry, functional groups are specific substituents or moieties within molecules that are responsible for the characteristic chemical reactions of those molecules.

New!!: 6-APB and Functional group · See more »

Furan

Furan is a heterocyclic organic compound, consisting of a five-membered aromatic ring with four carbon atoms and one oxygen.

New!!: 6-APB and Furan · See more »

Glucuronidation

Glucuronidation is often involved in drug metabolism of substances such as drugs, pollutants, bilirubin, androgens, estrogens, mineralocorticoids, glucocorticoids, fatty acid derivatives, retinoids, and bile acids.

New!!: 6-APB and Glucuronidation · See more »

Hydrochloride

In chemistry, a hydrochloride is an acid salt resulting, or regarded as resulting, from the reaction of hydrochloric acid with an organic base (e.g. an amine).

New!!: 6-APB and Hydrochloride · See more »

Hydrogen chloride

The compound hydrogen chloride has the chemical formula and as such is a hydrogen halide.

New!!: 6-APB and Hydrogen chloride · See more »

Hydroxylation

Hydroxylation is a chemical process that introduces a hydroxyl group (-OH) into an organic compound.

New!!: 6-APB and Hydroxylation · See more »

Ion association

In chemistry, ion association is a chemical reaction whereby ions of opposite electrical charge come together in solution to form a distinct chemical entity.

New!!: 6-APB and Ion association · See more »

Liebermann reagent

The Liebermann reagent named after Hungarian chemist Leo Liebermann (1852-1926) is used as a simple spot-test to presumptively identify alkaloids as well as other compounds.

New!!: 6-APB and Liebermann reagent · See more »

Ligand (biochemistry)

In biochemistry and pharmacology, a ligand is a substance that forms a complex with a biomolecule to serve a biological purpose.

New!!: 6-APB and Ligand (biochemistry) · See more »

List of withdrawn drugs

Drugs or medicines may be withdrawn from commercial markets because of risks to patients, but also because of commercial reasons (e.g. lack of demand and relatively high production costs).

New!!: 6-APB and List of withdrawn drugs · See more »

Marquis reagent

Marquis reagent is used as a simple spot-test to presumptively identify alkaloids as well as other compounds.

New!!: 6-APB and Marquis reagent · See more »

Mecke reagent

The Mecke reagent is used as a simple spot-test to presumptively identify alkaloids as well as other compounds.

New!!: 6-APB and Mecke reagent · See more »

Methylenedioxy

Methylenedioxy is the term used in the field of chemistry, particularly in organic chemistry, for a functional group with the structural formula R-O-CH2-O-R' which is connected to the rest of a molecule by two chemical bonds.

New!!: 6-APB and Methylenedioxy · See more »

Monoamine neurotransmitter

Monoamine neurotransmitters are neurotransmitters and neuromodulators that contain one amino group that is connected to an aromatic ring by a two-carbon chain (such as -CH2-CH2-). All monoamines are derived from aromatic amino acids like phenylalanine, tyrosine, tryptophan, and the thyroid hormones by the action of aromatic amino acid decarboxylase enzymes.

New!!: 6-APB and Monoamine neurotransmitter · See more »

Monoamine releasing agent

A monoamine releasing agent (MRA), or simply monoamine releaser, is a drug that induces the release of a monoamine neurotransmitter from the presynaptic neuron into the synapse, leading to an increase in the extracellular concentrations of the neurotransmitter.

New!!: 6-APB and Monoamine releasing agent · See more »

Monoamine transporter

Monoamine transporters (MATs) are protein structures that function as integral plasma-membrane transporters to regulate concentrations of extracellular monoamine neurotransmitters.

New!!: 6-APB and Monoamine transporter · See more »

Monobromophenol

The monobromophenols are chemical compounds consisting of phenol substituted with a bromine atom.

New!!: 6-APB and Monobromophenol · See more »

Netherlands

The Netherlands (Nederland), often referred to as Holland, is a country located mostly in Western Europe with a population of seventeen million.

New!!: 6-APB and Netherlands · See more »

New Zealand

New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.

New!!: 6-APB and New Zealand · See more »

Norepinephrine transporter

The norepinephrine transporter (NET), also known as solute carrier family 6 member 2 (SLC6A2), is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC6A2 gene.

New!!: 6-APB and Norepinephrine transporter · See more »

Opium Law

The Opium Law (or Opiumwet in Dutch) is the section of the Dutch law which covers nearly all psychotropic drugs.

New!!: 6-APB and Opium Law · See more »

Pharmacokinetics

Pharmacokinetics (from Ancient Greek pharmakon "drug" and kinetikos "moving, putting in motion"; see chemical kinetics), sometimes abbreviated as PK, is a branch of pharmacology dedicated to determining the fate of substances administered to a living organism.

New!!: 6-APB and Pharmacokinetics · See more »

Phosphoric acids and phosphates

There are various kinds of phosphoric acids and phosphates.

New!!: 6-APB and Phosphoric acids and phosphates · See more »

Potency (pharmacology)

In the field of pharmacology, potency is a measure of drug activity expressed in terms of the amount required to produce an effect of given intensity.

New!!: 6-APB and Potency (pharmacology) · See more »

Properties of water

Water is a polar inorganic compound that is at room temperature a tasteless and odorless liquid, which is nearly colorless apart from an inherent hint of blue. It is by far the most studied chemical compound and is described as the "universal solvent" and the "solvent of life". It is the most abundant substance on Earth and the only common substance to exist as a solid, liquid, and gas on Earth's surface. It is also the third most abundant molecule in the universe. Water molecules form hydrogen bonds with each other and are strongly polar. This polarity allows it to separate ions in salts and strongly bond to other polar substances such as alcohols and acids, thus dissolving them. Its hydrogen bonding causes its many unique properties, such as having a solid form less dense than its liquid form, a relatively high boiling point of 100 °C for its molar mass, and a high heat capacity. Water is amphoteric, meaning that it is both an acid and a base—it produces + and - ions by self-ionization.

New!!: 6-APB and Properties of water · See more »

Psychoactive drug

A psychoactive drug, psychopharmaceutical, or psychotropic is a chemical substance that changes brain function and results in alterations in perception, mood, consciousness, cognition, or behavior.

New!!: 6-APB and Psychoactive drug · See more »

Psychosis

Psychosis is an abnormal condition of the mind that results in difficulties telling what is real and what is not.

New!!: 6-APB and Psychosis · See more »

Redox

Redox (short for reduction–oxidation reaction) (pronunciation: or) is a chemical reaction in which the oxidation states of atoms are changed.

New!!: 6-APB and Redox · See more »

Research chemical

Research chemicals are chemical substances used by scientists for medical and scientific research purposes.

New!!: 6-APB and Research chemical · See more »

Reuptake

Reuptake is the reabsorption of a neurotransmitter by a neurotransmitter transporter located along the plasma membrane of an axon terminal (i.e., the pre-synaptic neuron at a synapse) or glial cell after it has performed its function of transmitting a neural impulse.

New!!: 6-APB and Reuptake · See more »

Reuptake inhibitor

A reuptake inhibitor (RI) is a type of drug known as a reuptake modulator that inhibits the plasmalemmal transporter-mediated reuptake of a neurotransmitter from the synapse into the pre-synaptic neuron.

New!!: 6-APB and Reuptake inhibitor · See more »

Safe Streets Act

The Safe Streets Act, 1999 is a statute in the province of Ontario, Canada.

New!!: 6-APB and Safe Streets Act · See more »

Serotonergic

Serotonergic or serotoninergic means "pertaining to or affecting serotonin".

New!!: 6-APB and Serotonergic · See more »

Serotonin

Serotonin or 5-hydroxytryptamine (5-HT) is a monoamine neurotransmitter.

New!!: 6-APB and Serotonin · See more »

Serotonin transporter

The serotonin transporter (SERT or 5-HTT) also known as the sodium-dependent serotonin transporter and solute carrier family 6 member 4 is a protein that in humans is encoded by the SLC6A4 gene.

New!!: 6-APB and Serotonin transporter · See more »

Serotonin-norepinephrine-dopamine releasing agent

A serotonin–norepinephrine-dopamine releasing agent (SNDRA), also known as a triple releasing agent (TRA), is a type of drug which induces the release of serotonin, norepinephrine/epinephrine, and dopamine in the brain and body.

New!!: 6-APB and Serotonin-norepinephrine-dopamine releasing agent · See more »

Serotonin–norepinephrine–dopamine reuptake inhibitor

A serotonin–norepinephrine–dopamine reuptake inhibitor (SNDRI), also known as a triple reuptake inhibitor (TRI), is a type of drug that acts as a combined reuptake inhibitor of the monoamine neurotransmitters serotonin, norepinephrine, and dopamine.

New!!: 6-APB and Serotonin–norepinephrine–dopamine reuptake inhibitor · See more »

Silica gel

Silica gel is an amorphous and porous form of silicon dioxide (silica), consisting of an irregular tridimensional framework of alternating silicon and oxygen atoms with nanometer-scale voids and pores.

New!!: 6-APB and Silica gel · See more »

Sodium hydride

Sodium hydride is the chemical compound with the empirical formula NaH.

New!!: 6-APB and Sodium hydride · See more »

Structural analog

A structural analog, also known as a chemical analog or simply an analog, is a compound having a structure similar to that of another compound, but differing from it in respect to a certain component.

New!!: 6-APB and Structural analog · See more »

Structural isomer

Structural isomerism, or constitutional isomerism (per IUPAC), is a form of isomerism in which molecules with the same molecular formula have different bonding patterns and atomic organization, as opposed to stereoisomerism, in which molecular bonds are always in the same order and only spatial arrangement differs.

New!!: 6-APB and Structural isomer · See more »

Substituted amphetamine

Substituted amphetamines are a class of compounds based upon the amphetamine structure; it includes all derivative compounds which are formed by replacing, or substituting, one or more hydrogen atoms in the amphetamine core structure with substituents.

New!!: 6-APB and Substituted amphetamine · See more »

Substituted benzofuran

The substituted benzofurans are a class of chemical compounds based on the heterocyclyc and polycyclic compound benzofuran.

New!!: 6-APB and Substituted benzofuran · See more »

Substituted phenethylamine

Substituted phenethylamines (or simply phenethylamines) are a chemical class of organic compounds that are based upon the phenethylamine structure; the class is composed of all the derivative compounds of phenethylamine which can be formed by replacing, or substituting, one or more hydrogen atoms in the phenethylamine core structure with substituents.

New!!: 6-APB and Substituted phenethylamine · See more »

Temporary class drug

A temporary class drug is a relatively new status for controlled drugs, which has been adopted in some jurisdictions, notably New Zealand and the United Kingdom, to attempt to bring newly synthesised designer drugs under legal control.

New!!: 6-APB and Temporary class drug · See more »

United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.

New!!: 6-APB and United Kingdom · See more »

United States

The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.

New!!: 6-APB and United States · See more »

3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine

3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine (MDA), is an empathogen-entactogen, psychostimulant, and psychedelic drug of the amphetamine family that is encountered mainly as a recreational drug.

New!!: 6-APB and 3,4-Methylenedioxyamphetamine · See more »

5-APB

5-APB (abbreviation of "5-(2-aminopropyl)benzofuran"; see infobox for the correct IUPAC name) is an empathogenic psychoactive compound of the substituted benzofuran, substituted amphetamine and substituted phenethylamine classes.

New!!: 6-APB and 5-APB · See more »

5-HT2A receptor

The mammalian 5-HT2A receptor is a subtype of the 5-HT2 receptor that belongs to the serotonin receptor family and is a G protein-coupled receptor (GPCR).

New!!: 6-APB and 5-HT2A receptor · See more »

5-HT2B receptor

5-Hydroxytryptamine receptor 2B (5-HT2B) also known as serotonin receptor 2B is a protein that in humans is encoded by the HTR2B gene.

New!!: 6-APB and 5-HT2B receptor · See more »

5-HT2C receptor

The 5-HT2C receptor is a subtype of 5-HT receptor that binds the endogenous neurotransmitter serotonin (5-hydroxytryptamine, 5-HT).

New!!: 6-APB and 5-HT2C receptor · See more »

6-APDB

6-(2-Aminopropyl)-2,3-dihydrobenzofuran (6-APDB, 4-Desoxy-MDA, EMA-3) is a stimulant and entactogen drug of the phenethylamine and amphetamine classes.

New!!: 6-APB and 6-APDB · See more »

Redirects here:

6-(2-Aminopropyl)benzofuran, 6-(2-aminopropyl)benzofuran, 6-apb, Eric-7, NRG-7.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/6-APB

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »