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Summary sheet: 2-MMC
Chemical Nomenclature
Common names 2-MMC, Ortomephedrone
Substitutive name 2-Methylmethcathinone
Systematic name 2-(methylamino)-1-phenylpropan-1-one
Class Membership
Psychoactive class Stimulant / Entactogen
Chemical class Cathinone
Routes of Administration

WARNING: Always start with lower doses due to differences between individual body weight, tolerance, metabolism, and personal sensitivity. See responsible use section.

Threshold 10 mg
Light 15 - 40 mg
Common 40 - 80 mg
Strong 50 - 100 mg
Heavy 100 mg +
Total 2.5 - 4.5 hours
Onset 5 - 10 minutes
Come up 10 - 20 minutes
Peak 1 - 1.5 hours
Offset 1 - 2 hours
After effects 1 - 1.5 hours

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2-methylmethcathinone (also known as 2-MMC or orthophedrone) is a psychoactive substance belonging to the cathinone class and is related to 3-MMC and 4-MMC (Mephedrone).

History and culture

It was first identified in Sweden in May 2014.[1]. It is an unusual substance, unclassified in many countries. Cases of its use are sporadic.[citation needed]


2-Methylmethcathinone's chemical name is 2-(methylamino)-1-phenylpropan-1-one and is a cathinone derivative, which is a synthetic form of phenylethylamines. 2-MMC has a cathinone which is substituted with a methyl group at the 2 position which makes it a structural isomer of Metaphedrone.


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Subjective effects

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Cognitive effects

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Toxicity and harm potential


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Lethal dosage

Tolerance and addiction potential

Dangerous interactions


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Legal status

  • Poland: Illegal in Poland, the substance is not included in the list of groups of psychotropic substances, however, it falls under the group of psychotropic substances of group I-P as isomer of 3-MMC (metaphedrone) and 4-MMC (mephedrone).

See also

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  1. "Europol 2014 Annual Report on the implementation of Council Decision 2005/387/JHA" (PDF). European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. 10 May 2005.