Author Topic: Decomposition of 5-MeO-DiPT  (Read 3254 times)

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Decomposition of 5-MeO-DiPT
« on: September 17, 2004, 11:30:00 AM »
Hello all.

About 9 months ago I dissolved 1000 mg of 5-MeO-DiPT in 250 ml of tap water. Now the solution has turned very slightly brown. I've seen this with other compounds stored in tap water solution. Over years a brown sediment appears on the bottom of the container.

Now I realize tap water isn't the best solvent for storage of dope... But what is done is done, and I need to recover the 5-MeO-DiPT before all of it has turned to useless crap.

I considered boiling off the water, and there should be 5-MeO-DiPT and salts of different sorts left in the sample, then doing an A/B extraction. This should clear things right up.

My question is, do you think the 5-MeO-DiPT will decompose completely when boiled in tap water, considering the concentration of the different salts increases as the water goes off, or am I overestimating the reactivity of 5-MeO-DiPT?

Any other suggestions are of course welcome.



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« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2004, 01:34:00 PM »
MAke the solution basic then ekstract the godies.
Then evaporate the nonpolar or make the HCl salt.
Dont store your chemicals in solution. Store them in dry state.


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Thanks hest!
« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2004, 10:58:00 PM »
Thank you hest!

I don't know why I didn't think of that before I posted. I'm sincerely sorry for using precious space on The Hive with such a dumb ass question  :-[

I just have to mention that the reason for storage in tap water wasn't initially *storage*, but a way to measure up a reasonable dose of 5-MeO-DiPT without a scale... So dissolving the entire gram in a known volume of water was the only way to go, and it was well worth it I tell you  ;)

Thanks again!