Mephedrone (4-methylmethcathinone): What is new in our understanding of its use and toxicity

  title={Mephedrone (4-methylmethcathinone): What is new in our understanding of its use and toxicity},
  author={David Murakami Wood and Paul Ivor Dargan},
  journal={Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry},
Mephedrone (4-methylmethcathinone) is a synthetic cathinone that has been used as a recreational drug in Europe and elsewhere in the world since 2007. In addition to published scientific papers there are a number of different data sources available which provide information on the sources, availability and prevalence of use of mephedrone. Whilst there are no formal human studies to determine the acute toxicity of mephedrone, there is a range of different levels of data available which describe… CONTINUE READING

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