Acute toxic effects of 'Ecstasy'(MDMA) and related compounds: overview of pathophysiology and clinical management

AP Hall, JA Henry - BJA: British Journal of Anaesthesia, 2006 -

Focus: MDMA


Since the late 1980s 'Ecstasy'(3, 4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine, MDMA) has become established as a popular recreational drug in western Europe. The UK National Criminal Intelligence Service estimates that 0.5–2 million tablets are consumed weekly in Britain. It …

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