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Table 2 The NPS found among the thread titles

From: Harm reduction and knowledge exchange—a qualitative analysis of drug-related Internet discussion forums

NPS Discussion thread first started Reported to the EMCDDA for the first time
AMT, αMT, alpha-methyltryptamine November 2001 2001
5-MeO-MiPT September 2003 September 2005
4-FA, 4-fluoroamphetamine March 2004 December 2008
2C-E July 2004 Not found
5-MeO-DALT September 2004 February 2007
4-AcO-DMT August 2006 August 2009
Methylone September 2006 March 2005
MDPV, methylenedioxypyrovalerone October 2006 December 2008
Mephedrone December 2007 March 2008
HOT-7 March 2008 Not found
Spice (JWH-018) November 2008 December 2008
3-MeO-PCP July 2009 March 2012
Methoxetamine September 2009 November 2010
6-APB, benzo fury May 2010 June 2011
Ethylphenidate July 2010 November 2011
25D-NBOMe September 2010 April 2012
AM-2201 October 2010 January 2011
MPA, methiopropamine December 2010 Not found
25I-NBOMe January 2011 June 2012
Allylescaline February 2011 July 2013
BZ-6378 April 2011 November 2011
a-PVP November 2011 April 2011
AH-7921 December 2011 August 2012
AL-LAD December 2011 Not found
2-FMA, 2-fluoromethamphetamine February 2012 March 2012
MDME February 2012 Not found
Pyrazolam July 2012 August 2012
N-Ethyl-norketamine August 2012 September 2012
5-MAPB December 2012 January 2013
4,4-Dimethylaminorex May 2013 October 2013
  1. The substances appeared on the forum before reported to the EMCDDA in all except one case. Five substances were not found in the lists published by EMCDDA and therefore not compared.