Mephedrone is a psychoactive drug that temporarily enhances mental function, physical function, or both. It is a synthetic stimulant. It is also called 4-methylmethcathinone (4-MMC), or 4-methylephedrone, and should not be confused with methadone, which is a totally different substance. Street names for this product include meph, MCAT, bubbles, drone, miaow, white magic, and M-smack. It is considered a recreational drug. This means that people use it occasionally for enjoyment, and there is no medical justification for its psychoactive effects. Although new on the drug scene, there has been some limited research documenting the effects of mephadrone.
Mephedrone, also known as 4-methyl methcathinone or 4-methyl ephedrone, is a synthetic stimulant drug of the amphetamine and cathinone classes. Slang names include bath salts, drone, M-CAT, White Magic and meow meow. It is chemically similar to the cathinone compounds found in the khat plant of eastern Africa.
It is a psychoactive drug. Psychoactive drugs produce distinctive emotional and social effects. The effects of this product are similar to those of ecstasy (MDMA). It is an amphetamine and a cathinone.