Drug Status Report
1 Tropine benzoate
1Drug Name Status
: 1 Tropine benzoate is the common name.
: 8-Azabicyclo(3.2.1)octan-3-ol, 8-methyl-, benzoate (ester),
Other Names: (1R,5S)-8-methyl-8-azabicyclo[3.2.1]octan-3-yl benzoate
Pharmacological class / Application: Alkaloid of Coca (erythoxylon)
US: 1 Tropine benzoate is not listed specifically in the Schedules to the US Controlled Substances Act and is not mentioned anywhere on the DEA website.
United Nations: The substance is not listed on the Yellow List - List of Narcotic Drugs under International Control
, the Green List - List of Psychotropic Substances under International Control, nor the Red List - List of Precursors and Chemicals Frequently Used in the Illicit Manufacture of Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances under International Control.
Canadian Status: 11 Tropine benzoate is not specifically listed in the Schedules to the CDSA. The substance is an alkaloid of Coca (ethroxylon)1, which is listed as item 2 in Schedule I to the CDSA under the heading “Coca (Erythroxylon), its preparations, derivatives, alkaloids and salts, including:”. As an alkaloid of coca, tropine benzoate must be included under item 2 of Schedule I to the CDSA.
1 Tropine benzoate is included under item 2 of Schedule I to the CDSA and is a controlled substance.