|CompTox Dashboard (EPA)|
|Chemical and physical data|
|Molar mass||237.36 g·mol−1|
|3D model (JSmol)|
α-PVT was first identified in Japan in 2013. Its metabolism has been described in literature.
α-PVT has been shown to possess high cytotoxicity against human cell lines.
Sweden's public health agency suggested classifying α-PVT as hazardous substance on November 10, 2014.
As of October 2015[update] α-PVT is a controlled substance in China.
α-PVT is illegal in Switzerland as of December 2015[update].