Action of MDMA (ecstasy) and its metabolites on arginine vasopressin release

JK Fallon, D Shah, AT Kicman, AJ Hutt… - Annals of the New …, 2002 -

Focus: MDMA


3, 4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) has been reported to cause hyponatraemia, which appears to result from inappropriate secretion of the antidiuretic hormone arginine vasopressin (AVP). After administration of a low dose of (R, S)-MDMA (40 mg) to eight …

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