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4-HO-DPT Also known as:
- 1H-Indol-4-ol, 3-[2
-(dipropylamino)eth[ACD/Index Name] yl]-
)ethyl]-1H-indol-4-[ACD/IUPAC Name] ol
)ethyl]-1H-indol-4-[German][ACD/IUPAC Name] ol
)éthyl]-1H-indol-4-[French][ACD/IUPAC Name] ol
- 4-hydroxy DPT
A psychedelic hallucinogenic first synthesized by alexander shulgin. At light doses it causes enhanced cognition and appreciation for things like art and music while high doses cause visuals. The drug is known to cause a bodyload.
Alexander Shulgin first synthesized 4-HO-DPT and documented it in his book TiHKAL (Tryptamines I Have Known and Loved). It is the 4-hydroxyl analog of DPT. Today it is either used recreationally or as an entheogenic compound and is typically acquired through the use of online research chemical vendors.
Due to the difficulty of its synthesis, it remains relatively uncommon even for a substituted tryptamine and has very little history of human usage.
Tryptamines share a core structure comprised of a bicyclic indole heterocycle attached at R3 to an amino group via an ethyl side chain.
4-HO-DPT is substituted at R4 of its indole heterocycle with a hydroxyl functional group OH−.
It also contains two propyl chains bound to the terminal amine RN of its tryptamine backbone (DPT). 4-HO-DPT is a 4-hydroxy analog of 4-AcO-DPT and the N-substituted dipropyl homolog of psilocin (4-HO-DMT).
|Avg. Mass||260.3746 Da|
|Monoisotopic Mass||260.188873 Da|
- Analysis enhancement
- Conceptual thinking
- Cognitive euphoria
- Emotion enhancement
- Immersion enhancement
- Increased music appreciation
- Memory suppression
- Novelty enhancement
- Personal bias suppression
- Thought acceleration
- Thought loops
- Time distortion
- Unity and interconnectedness
- Language suppression
Like with most psychedelic tryptamines, 4-HO-DPT is thought to act principally as a 5-HT2A partial agonist. The psychedelic effects are believed to come from 4-HO-DPT’s binding efficacy at the 5-HT2A receptors. However, the role of these interactions and how they result in the psychedelic experience continues to remain elusive.
- Spontaneous physical sensations
- Bodily control enhancement
- Increased heart rate
- Pupil dilation
- Tactile enhancement
- Mouth numbing
- Physical euphoria
- Muscle relaxation
Disclaimer: The effects listed below are cited from the Subjective Effect Index (SEI), which relies on assorted anecdotal reports and the personal experiences of PsychonautWiki contributors. As a result, they should be taken with a healthy amount of skepticism. It is worth noting that these effects will not necessarily occur in a consistent or reliable manner, although higher doses (common+) are more likely to induce the full spectrum of reported effects. Likewise, adverse effects become much more likely on higher doses and may include serious injury or death.
- Drifting (melting, breathing, morphing and flowing)
- Colour shifting
- Depth perception distortions
- Perspective distortions
- Symmetrical texture repetition
- After images
- Brightness alteration
- Scenery slicing
- Internal hallucination (autonomous entities; settings, sceneries, and landscapes; perspective hallucinations and scenarios and plots)
Due to its relative obscurity, 4-HO-DPT is unscheduled in most countries.
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