Oxilofrine

Oxilofrine

Oxilofrine
Systematic (IUPAC) name
(1S*,2R*)-(±)-4-(1-Hydroxy-2-methylamino-propyl)phenol
Clinical data
Legal status
  • Uncontrolled
Identifiers
CAS number  N
ATC code None
PubChem
ChemSpider  YesY
UNII  YesY
KEGG  YesY
ChEMBL  YesY
Chemical data
Formula C10H15NO2 
Mol. mass 181.23 g/mol
 N   

Oxilofrine (also known as methylsynephrine, hydroxyephrine, oxyephrine, and 4-HMP) is a stimulant drug[1] and is an amphetamine chemically related to ephedrine and to synephrine.

Oxilofrine is currently a WADA prohibited substance when used in competition.[2] It is an ingredient found in some dietary supplements.[3]

References

  1. ^ Fourcroy, Jean L. (2008). Pharmacology, doping and sports: a scientific guide for athletes, coaches, physicians, scientists and administrators. Taylor & Francis.  
  2. ^ http://list.wada-ama.org/prohibited-in-competition/prohibited-substances/
  3. ^ Charles Pelkey (2010-04-13). "Oliveira suspended for two years". Velonews.