Methylene dioxy pyrovalerone (MDPV) is a stimulant of the cathinone class which acts as a norepinephrine-dopamine reuptake inhibitor (NDRI).It was first developed in the 1960s by a team at Boehringer Ingelheim.MDPV remained an obscure stimulant until around 2004 when it was reportedly sold as a designer drug. Products labeled as bath salts containing MDPV were previously sold as recreational drugs in gas stations and convenience stores in the United States, similar to the marketing for Spice and K2 as incense
Methylenedioxypyrovalerone is a psychoactive recreational drug with
stimulant properties which acts as a norepinephrine-dopamine reuptake inhibitor.
Molar mass: 275.343 g/mol
IUPAC ID: (RS)-1-(Benzo[d][1,3]dioxol-5-yl)-2-(pyrrolidin-1-yl)pentan-1-one
Boiling point: 476 °C
Melting point: 209.3 °C