MDMA (Ecstasy)enteenshttps://kidshealth.org/EN/images/headers/T-MDMA-enHD-AR1.jpgFind out how the drug Ecstasy can affect someone who uses it.x, e, m, adam, XTC, love drug, eve, disco biscuit, mollie, clarity, roll, bean, m-dizzle, m-dot, 3,4-methylenedioxy-methamphetamine, club, rave, drug, dab, psychedelic, empathy, close to, feels, bump, bumping, mda, mde, dxm, amphetamine, trip, tripping, xing, rolling, teen, teens, edm, Tuesday Blues, Suicide Tuesday, methylenedioxymethamphetamine, mdma, extacy, ecstasy, extusy, eckstacy, drugs, addictions, addicted, addict, illegal drugs10/12/201505/02/201805/02/2018Steven Dowshen, MD05/01/20184d507044-0661-4433-90b4-d52d4645fe59https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/ecstasy.html/<h3><span style="font-size: 1em;">What It Is:</span></h3> <p>Ecstasy (3, 4-methylenedioxy-N-methamphetamine, or MDMA) is a drug that is illegally made.</p> <p><span style="font-size: 1em;">Ecstasy is a stimulant drug that can cause hallucinations. It is known as a designer drug because it was created for the purpose of making someone feel high. The drug is popular with teens and young adults who go to clubs, concerts, or "rave" parties.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 1em;">Users think the drug will make them feel good and keep them going for days without rest. But people who use Ecstasy don't realize how dangerous this drug is.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 1em;">Ecstasy has become one of the most common illegal drugs sold on the streets. In the last few years, Ecstasy has sent many people to emergency rooms because of its dangerous side effects.</span></p> <h3><span style="font-size: 1em;">Sometimes Called:</span></h3> <p>XTC, X, Adam, E, Roll, A, 007, Molly</p> <h3><span style="font-size: 1em;">How It's Used:</span></h3> <p>Ecstasy can be swallowed (pill or tablet) or snorted (powder).</p> <h3><span style="font-size: 1em;">What It Does:</span></h3> <p>Ecstasy is both a hallucinogenic and a stimulant drug. It makes users experience a rush of good feelings (a high) and makes feelings much more intense, whether they're good or bad. The drug's effects usually last up to 6 hours.</p> <p><span style="font-size: 1em;">Ecstasy increases heart rate and can cause dry mouth, clenched teeth, blurred vision, chills, sweating, or nausea. It can make some users feel anxious, confused, and paranoid, like someone is trying to hurt them or is plotting against them. Ecstasy may damage brain cells that are involved in thinking and memory.</span></p> <p><span style="font-size: 1em;">If a person takes Ecstasy, his or her body can dangerously overheat during dancing or other physical activities, which can lead to muscle breakdown; kidney, liver, and heart damage; and even death. Ecstasy use can cause seizures, brain swelling, possible brain damage, and even death.</span></p>MDMA ("éxtasis")La MDMA es una droga hecha por el hombre, conocida también como éxtasis. Obtén más información sobre cómo esta droga puede afectar al que la usa.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/es/teens/ecstasy-esp.html/6ef5637d-c562-4416-867a-1006944c1c6d
AmphetaminesAmphetamines are stimulants that speed up brain and body functions. Find out how these drugs can affect you in this article for teens.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/amphetamines.html/a2dd5381-ade5-424f-a538-6a0c5a484747
Bath SaltsBath salts are powerful stimulant drugs that increase brain and central nervous system activity. Find out how they can affect you in this article for teens.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/bath-salts.html/67922bfe-00fd-4479-a577-20779018a4a9
Dealing With AddictionFind out what you can do if you think you or a friend has a drug or alcohol addiction - from recognizing the warning signs to suggestions to help you stay clean.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/addictions.html/1bb39666-6df9-4f2a-b2ab-62dc486fd6f3
Drugs: What to KnowIt's not hard to find drugs, and sometimes it may seem like everyone's doing them or wanting you to do them. But there are downsides (and dangers) to taking drugs.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/know-about-drugs.html/ebae1d42-3774-4b73-b613-e930c809dffa
KetamineKetamine is a fast-acting and powerful anesthetic that is often used as a date rape drug. Find out more in this article for teens.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/ketamine.html/1e9e4842-3e2d-4cc7-8814-1360208c2a02
Methamphetamine (Meth)Meth is a powerful stimulant drug that's extremely addictive and destructive. Find out how it works and why it's smart to avoid it.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/meth.html/abaac8d0-1de3-404b-b625-b5b3ffb7a29a
RohypnolRohypnol is a powerful sedative that has a reputation as a "date rape" drug. Find out more about it in this article for teens.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/rohypnol.html/17ba0500-0aba-4fef-8b1f-12fcc7e1f408
School CounselorsSchool counselors can give you all sorts of tips and support on solving problems and making good decisions. But how do you meet with a counselor and what is it like? Find out here.https://kidshealth.org/ws/RadyChildrens/en/teens/school-counselors.html/5bda8647-47da-4249-bd91-9123ca104336
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