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Legal Status
by Erowid
Caution :   All legal information should be verified through other sources. [see below]
Not Approved For
Human Consumption
Possible Analog
5-MeO-MIPT is uncontrolled in the United States. This means it is generally considered legal to buy, possess, and distribute (sell, trade or give). It is possible that it could be considered an analog (of 5-MeO-DIPT, in which case, sales for human consumption or possession with the intent to ingest could be prosecuted under the Federal Analogue Act though we are unaware of any existing federal cases. (Jul 7 2005)

The DEA has stated in their March 2005 issue of Microgram, that "5-MeO- MiPT is controlled (Schedule I) as an analogue of 5-methoxy-N,N-diisopropyltryptamine (5-MeO-DIPT, also known as 'Foxy-Methoxy')."
Florida #
5-MeO-MIPT (listed as 5-Methoxy-N-methyl-N-isopropyltryptamine) is Schedule I in Florida. (see (thanks m) (last updated Oct 6, 2015)
Louisiana #
2C-C, 2C-E, 2C-D, 2C-T-2, 2C-T 2C-T-4, 2C-H, 2C-N, 2C-P, 4-FA, 4-FMA, 6-APDB, 5-APDB, 5-APB6-APB, MDAI, 5-IAI, 4-HO-DIPT, 5-MeO-DMT, 5-MeO-MIPT, 5-MeO-DALT, DIPT, Methoxetamine, and the NBOMe compounds are Schedule I (as of June 2013). See (thanks ch) (last updated Mar 15, 2014)
Minnesota #
Minnesota banned a series of drugs including 5-MeO-MIPT. The list includes 2C-C, 2C-E, 2C-D, 2C-T-4, 2C-I, 4-FA (fluoramphetamine), fluoromethamphetamine (4-FMA), 6-APDB, MDAI, 5-IAI, 4-HO-DIPT, DIPT, 5-MeO-DMT, 5-MeO-MIPT, 5-MeO-DALT, Methoxetamine (MXE), 25I-NBOMe, and others. See (thanks s) (last updated Aug 29, 2015)
If you have information about the legal status of this substance in any U.S. state, please let us know.

China #
Controlled in China as a Category I psychotropic substance, illegal to sell, buy, import, export, and manufacture 4-methylmethcathinone as of September 2010. See China's SFDA announcement. (thanks n) (last updated Nov 25, 2015)
Finland #
5-MeO-MIPT was banned in Finland in December 2014. A new government regulation was enacted in Finland that banned over 100 psychoactive chemicals. See Finland's Prohibited Psychoactive Substances: December 19, 2014. (last updated Dec 26, 2014)
Japan #
5-MeO-MIPT is controlled as a "Designated Substance" (Shitei-Yakubutsu) by the Pharmaceutical Affairs Law, making it illegal to possess or sell (see Ref)
If you have information about the legal status of this substance in any other country, please let us know.

Erowid legal information is a summary of data gathered from site visitors, government documents, websites, and other resources. We are not lawyers and can not guarantee the accuracy of the information provided here. We do our best to keep this information correct and up-to-date, but laws are complex and constantly changing. Laws may also vary from one jurisdiction to another (county, state, country, etc)...this list is not comprehensive.