(ecstasy, mandy, molly, pills, gurners)

MDMA is a stimulant drug with euphoric and mildly hallucinogenic properties. It was first synthesised in 1912 but rose to popularity in the dance music scene in the 1980s. MDMA comes in two forms, pills and powder/crystals and can be taken orally or snorted.

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The effects of MDMA should take around 30-60 minutes to begin depending on whether it’s snorted or swallowed. The main effects are:


Dosage will depend on a number of factors including tolerance, gender and how it’s taken (either nasally or orally). This is a guide only.

Recommended dose = 50mg + your bodyweight in kilos

E.g. if you weigh 70kg the recommended dose is 50 + 70 = 120mg

If you are going to redose, it should be no more than half the original dose and be taken 2-3 hours in.

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