About 3 MMC (3-Methylmethcathinone)
Different Forms of 3-MMC
3-MMC usually exists in the form of white powder or crystalline shards. The 3-MMC crystal can be ingested by the users in order to produce strong but short-lived stimulant effects.
3-MMC is a drug of substituted cathinone family having effects similar in nature to those of drugs belonging to the cathinone family of which it is a derivative. It is considere to be a proactive analog to various stimulant and entactogen drugs of the cathinone family. One of the closest analogs to which the parallels are drawn is Mephedrone (4-MMC).
Street and Chemical Names of 3-MMC Crystal
The scientific or substitutive name of 3-MMC is 3-Methymethcathinone while the commonly use names for 3-MMC are metaphedrone or 3-Mephedrone. Some of the common street names used for 3MMC are “drone, bubble, meow or cat”.
3-MMC is a commonly use drug having found diverse uses in various fields. It is used by the researchers for research purposes, by patients to deal with various medical conditions, and individuals for recreational purposes. We will explore various uses of 3MMC as follows:
3MMC is a research chemical having applications in Mass spectrometry and forensic science. It is legally available on stores for such purposes as it has helped the scientists fill the gaps in various areas of research.
It is a stimulant drug in nature which makes it an attractive drug for the users who have to undergo excessive physical activity. It is use as an anti-anxiety drug as it causes anxiety suppression. 3-MMC produces feelings of energy, euphoria, and social confidence in the users. It is also use as a stamina enhancement drug.
Though the use of the drug for recreational purposes is not legal, it is still use by the people for such purposes. It produces feelings of high and stimulation which makes it a lucrative party drug.
Short and Long Term Effects
3-Methylmethcathinone has effects similar in nature to the drugs of cathinone class. The effects include physical sensation and forced physical activity. The short-term effects include teeth grinding, increased blood pressure, and heart rate. It also causes tactile enhancement. The adverse side effects include nausea, dehydration, and appetite suppression. In severe side effects cases, the use of the drug can prove to be fatal for the users.
The long-term effects of the drug are related to the addictive nature of the drug. The drug has habit-forming nature which means the prolonged use can render it difficult for the users to stop the use of the drug. It can also build anxiety and depression issues for the users in case of use for an extended period of time.
Dosage and Overdose
3-Methylmethcathinone Crystal is a medically prescribe drug and the commonly prescribe dose of the drug in various cases is 25 mg – 75 mg. Any dose greater than 75 mg is considered to be an overdose. The overdose of the drug comes with severe consequences for the users which in serious cases causes death. It is advise to use the drug on the advice of the medical doctor.