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Molar mass203.28 g·mol−1
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6-EAPB (1-(benzofuran-6-yl)-N-ethylpropan-2-amine) is a potentially psychedelic and potentially entactogenic drug of the benzofuran class;[1] it is structurally related to 6-APB and MDMA.


As an N-ethyl derivative of 6-APB, 6-EAPB fell outside the scope of the Temporary Class Drug ban issued by the Home Office on June 10, 2013.[2] The ACMD has advised that 6-EAPB (and other benzofurans) are moved to Class B,[3] this came into action on 10 June 2014.[4]


  1. ^ Taschwer, Magdalena; Hofer, Manfred G.; Schmid, Martin G. (October 2014). "Enantioseparation of benzofurys and other novel psychoactive compounds by CE and sulfobutylether β-cyclodextrin as chiral selector added to the BGE". Electrophoresis. 35 (19): 2793–2799. doi:10.1002/elps.201400164. PMID 24930967. S2CID 2937770.
  2. ^ "Temporary class drug order on benzofury and NBOMe compounds". Retrieved 15 June 2015.
  3. ^ "ACMD recommends permanent ban on two "legal highs"". Retrieved 15 June 2015.
  4. ^ "Ban on NBOMe and benzofurans comes into force". Retrieved 15 June 2015.