Analytically confirmed eutylone (bk-EBDB) exposure in emergency department patients

  title={Analytically confirmed eutylone (bk-EBDB) exposure in emergency department patients},
  author={Hsien-Yi Chen and Wei-Che Chien and Ming-Nan Huang and Cheng-Chung Fang and Te- I. Weng},
  journal={Clinical Toxicology},
  pages={846 - 848}
Eutylone [1-(1,3-benzodioxol-5-yl)-2-(ethylamino) butan-1one], also known as bk-EBDB or N-ethylbutylone, is a synthetic cathinone that first appeared in Poland in 2014 [1]. In the US, eutylone was detected in 83 forensic investigations in thirteen states between January 2019 and April 2020 [2]. Although eutylone has been observed in driving-under-theinfluence-of-drug and fatal forensically investigated cases [2], clinical characteristics of eutylone toxicity have not been reported. We describe… 

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