Phenomenon of new drugs on the Internet: the case of ketamine derivative methoxetamine

  title={Phenomenon of new drugs on the Internet: the case of ketamine derivative methoxetamine},
  author={O. Corazza and F. Schifano and P. Simonato and S. Fergus and S. Assi and J. Stair and John T. Corkery and G. Trincas and P. Deluca and Z. Davey and Ursula Blaszko and Zsolt Demetrovics and J. Moskalewicz and Aurora Enea and G. Melchiorre and Barbara Merv{\'o} and L. Furia and M. Farr{\'e} and Liv Flesland and Manuela Pasinetti and Cinzia Pezzolesi and A. Pisarska and H. Shapiro and H. Siemann and A. Skutle and E. Sferrazza and M. Torrens and P. Kreeft and Daniela Zummo and N. Scherbaum},
  journal={Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental},
  • O. Corazza, F. Schifano, +27 authors N. Scherbaum
  • Published 2012
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Human Psychopharmacology: Clinical and Experimental
  • On the basis of the material available both in the scientific literature and on the web, this paper aims to provide a pharmacological, chemical and behavioural overview of the novel compound methoxetamine. This is a dissociative drug related to ketamine, with a much longer duration of action and intensity of effects. A critical discussion of the availability of information on the web of methoxetamine as a new recreational trend is here provided. Those methodological limitations, which are… CONTINUE READING
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