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  • n. An aromatic compound, a precursor for MDP2P which is converted into the psychoactive drug MDMA or ecstasy, found in small amounts in essential oils but more commonly obtained by isomerizing safrole.


iso- +‎ safrole (Wiktionary)


  • After the isosafrole package had been equipped with a beeper transmitting device, a delivery for the full amount under Riggins's order took place on June 10, 1991.

    The Courts, DEA and Drugs by RBrennan

  • As to the chemicals found on the farm, Washington testified that eight of them could have been used to manufacture MDA: isosafrole, formamide, formic acid, sulfuric acid, hydrochloric acid, hydrogen peroxide, toluidine, acetone, and methanol.

    The Courts, DEA and Drugs by RBrennan

  • For numerous reasons, Riggins's isosafrole order aroused the suspicion of Richard Hapeman, Eastman's manager of quality assurance.

    The Courts, DEA and Drugs by RBrennan

  • In May 1991, Bud Riggins placed an order for ten kilograms of isosafrole and twenty liters of methanol with Eastman Fine Chemicals ( "Eastman") of Rochester, New York.

    The Courts, DEA and Drugs by RBrennan

  • He then informed the agents that he had removed the isosafrole and methanol from the hanger to a residence on the property.

    The Courts, DEA and Drugs by RBrennan


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