Cathinone are connections to the stimulant alkaloid from the plant Catha edulis (khat). The khat plant is native to the Horn of Africa and the Arabian Peninsula. Its leaves contain cathinone, an amphetamine-like alkaloid. For centuries, the inhabitants of the areas have chewed in the native environment of the plant whose leaves for a mild euphoric and stimulating effects. In these regions, the khat chewing is often a social activity,…

September 3, 2018