Ecstasy (MDMA) is one
of the safest recreational drugs, but that's not to say it's completely
safe. This section deals with ways people can be injured and killed
while using MDMA, and how to avoid becoming next year's statistic.
of use, death, and emergency room visits in the US.
Mental Health: Emotional
problems, aftereffects of overindulgence, and personality profiles
top cause of death and serious injury in MDMA users is heatstroke,
usually associated with prolonged dancing.
Everything is dangerous at high doses; even water. Some users have
drunk themselves to death out of fear of heatstroke.
The heart of many a debate. Are MDMA users going to be brain-damaged?
The whole strange saga...and the answer to the question.
Addiction: Is it
addictive? In some cases, yes. Discusses the nature of addiction,
treatment, and relative addictive power of MDMA vs. other drugs.
Other Issues: Your
immune system, liver, heart and more.