Caffeine induces a profound and persistent tachycardia in response to MDMA (“Ecstasy”) administration

R McNamara, M Maginn, A Harkin - European journal of pharmacology, 2007 - Elsevier

Author(s): Andrew Harkin

Focus: MDMA


Caffeine promotes hyperthermia and lethality when co-administered with the recreational drug 3, 4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA,“Ecstasy”) to rats. In the present study, co-administration of caffeine (10 mg/kg, sc) with MDMA (10 mg/kg, sc) induced a profound …

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