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MDPV

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noun \ˌem-ˌdē-ˌpē-ˈvē\

Medical Definition of MDPV

  1. :  a synthetic compound C16H21NO3 that is an analog of cathinone and is used illicitly as a stimulant with effects similar to those of cocaine MDPV and other stimulants found in the bath salts provide a rush similar to cocaine or methamphetamine.—Larry Oakes, The Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota), 4 Sept. 2011—called also methylenedioxypyrovalerone


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