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Systematic (IUPAC) name
Chemical data
Formula C23H22N2O
Molecular mass 342.4 g/mol

BIM-018 is a synthetic cannabinoid that is the benzimidazole analog of JWH-018. It is presumed to be a potent agonist of the CB2 receptor and has been sold online as a designer drug.[1]

Related benzimidazole derivatives have been reported to be highly selective agonists for the CB2 receptor.[2]

See also


  1. ^ "BIM-018". Cayman Chemical. Retrieved 24 July 2015. 
  2. ^ Daniel Pagé, Elise Balaux, Luc Boisvert, Ziping Liu, Claire Milburn, Maxime Tremblay, Zhongyong Wei, Simon Woo, Xuehong Luo, Yun-Xing Cheng, Hua Yang, Sanjay Srivastava, Fei Zhou, William Brown, Miroslaw Tomaszewski, Christopher Walpole, Leila Hodzic, Stéphane St-Onge, Claude Godbout, Dominic Salois, Keymal Payza (July 2008). "Novel benzimidazole derivatives as selective CB2 agonists". Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 18 (13): 3695–3700.  

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