Rhabdomyolysis After Ingestion of "Foxy," a Hallucinogenic Tryptamine Derivative
- diethyltryptamine. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p650
A definition of the term "diethyltryptamine" which refers to a hallucinogenic agent whose effects are similar to those of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) in low doses is presented.
- alpha-methyltryptamine. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p86
An encyclopedia entry for the term "alpha-methyltryptamine" which refers to a hallucinogenic compound derived from tryptamine is presented.
- Foxy, a Designer Tryptamine Hallucinogen. Meatherall, Robert; Sharma, Pankaj // Journal of Analytical Toxicology;Apr2003, Vol. 27 Issue 3, p198
Introduces a hallucinogen Foxy. Chemical properties of Foxy; Presentation of a medical case where the patient has consumed Foxy; Chemical reactions conducted on 5-methoxy-N,N-diisopropyltryptamine.
- Role of the serotonin 5-HT2A receptor in the hyperlocomotive and hyperthermic effects of (+)-3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine. Herin, David V.; Shijing Liu; Ullrich, Thomas; Rice, Kenner C.; Cunningham, Kathryn A. // Psychopharmacology;Apr2005, Vol. 178 Issue 4, p505
Rationale: Contradictory evidence exists regarding the role of the 5-HT2A receptor (5-HT2AR) in hyperactivity and hyperthermia elicited by the substituted amphetamine (+)-3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine. Objectives: The present studies examined the ability of the selective 5-HT2AR antagonist...
- Cannabinoids in Energy Balance and Prospectives in the Therapy of Obesity. Marsicano, G.; Cota, D.; Stalla, G.K.; Pasquali, R.; Pagotto, U.; Lutz, B. // Current Medicinal Chemistry - Central Nervous System Agents;Jun2003, Vol. 3 Issue 2, p81
During the past decades, obesity has become a major health problem worldwide. Balance of energy homeostasis is one of the most vital functions exerted by animals, and a very complex network of central and peripheral signaling systems is involved in its regulation. Recently, the cannabinoid...
- Foxy, a Designer Tryptamine Hallucinogen. Meatherall, Robert; Sharma, Pankaj // Journal of Analytical Toxicology;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 27 Issue 5, p313
Discusses the structure and properties of a designer tryptamine hallucinogen 5-methoxy-N,N-diisopropyltryptamine (5-MeO-DIPT) which is also known as Foxy. Details of the case history of a 21-year-old Caucasian male who digested Foxy; Analysis of (5-MeO-DIPT); Revelation that on immunoassay...
- A Fatal Intoxication Following the Ingestion of 5-Methoxy-N,N-Dimethyltryptamine in an Ayahuasca Preparation. Sklerov, Jason; Levine, Barry; Moore, Karla A.; King, Theodore; Fowler, David // Journal of Analytical Toxicology;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p838
The article presents a case of a 25-year-old white male who was found dead the morning after consuming herbal extracts containing Î²-carbolines and hallucinogenic tryptamines. No anatomic cause of death was found at autopsy. The medical examiner ruled that the cause of death was hallucinogenic...
- Abused Substances. Shulgin, Alexander T. // Technology Review;Aug2005, Vol. 108 Issue 8, p80
The article provides information on psychedelic drugs. Originally they were called psychotomimetics, which meant, literally, drugs that produced a state that imitated psychosis. This was soon superseded by hallucinogens, which is a more acceptable term but equally inaccurate. The actions of the...
- diethyltryptamine. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p599
A definition of the medical term diethyltryptamine is presented, which refers to a hallucinogenic agent that at low doses has effects similar to those of LSD.