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Chemical Mescaline

Name Mescaline
CAS Type 1 Name Benzeneethanamine, 3,4,5-trimethoxy-
Equivalent Terms 3,4,5-Trimethoxyphenethylamine | Mezcalin | Peyote | Trimethoxyphenethylamine
CAS Registry Number 54-04-6
Definition Hallucinogenic alkaloid isolated from the flowering heads (peyote) of Lophophora (formerly Anhalonium) williamsii, a Mexican cactus used in Indian religious rites and as an experimental psychotomimetic. Among its cellular effects are agonist actions at some types of serotonin receptors. It has no accepted therapeutic uses although it is legal for religious use by members of the Native American Church.
Structure Mescaline
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MeSH® ID D008635
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  isomescaline
  methylenemescaline trimer
  N-benzoylmescaline