World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article


Article Id: WHEBN0003272172
Reproduction Date:

Title: 2,4,5-Trimethoxyphenethylamine  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: 2C (psychedelics), Miřetice
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia


IUPAC name
ChemSpider  Y
Jmol-3D images Image
Molar mass 211.26 g/mol
Melting point 187 to 188 °C (369 to 370 °F; 460 to 461 K)
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
 Y  (: Y/N?)

2C-O or 2,4,5-Trimethoxyphenethylamine is a phenethylamine of the 2C family and was first synthesized by Jansen in 1931. It is a positional isomer of the drug mescaline (3,4,5-trimethoxy) and is structurally similar to the drug 2C-D.


  • Chemistry 1
  • Effects 2
  • Dangers 3
  • Law 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6


2C-O is a member of a class of chemical compounds commonly known as phenethylamines. Its full chemical name is 2-(2,4,5-trimethoxyphenyl)ethanamine; it is also known as 2,4,5-trimethoxyphenethylamine and 2,4,5-TMPEA.


Although not centrally active itself, 2,4,5-TMPEA appeared to potentiate the action of mescaline when employed as pretreatment 45 minutes prior to the administration of mescaline.[1]


The toxicity of 2C-O is not known.


2C-O is unscheduled and unregulated in the United States.

2C-O and all other compounds featured in PiHKAL are Class A drugs in the United Kingdom.


  1. ^  

External links

  • 2C-O Entry in PiHKAL
  • TMPEA Entry in PiHKAL • info
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.