methylenedioxymethamphetamine


Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to methylenedioxymethamphetamine: Methylenedioxyamphetamine
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.methylenedioxymethamphetamine - a stimulant drug that is chemically related to mescaline and amphetamine and is used illicitly for its euphoric and hallucinogenic effectsmethylenedioxymethamphetamine - a stimulant drug that is chemically related to mescaline and amphetamine and is used illicitly for its euphoric and hallucinogenic effects; it was formerly used in psychotherapy but in 1985 it was declared illegal in the United States; "MDMA is often used at parties because it enables partygoers to remain active for long periods of time"
cristal, disco biscuit, hug drug, XTC, go, Adam, ecstasy, X - street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine
club drug - a controlled substance that is usually taken by young people at dance clubs and raves
References in periodicals archive ?
Generation I club drugs were defined as cocaine and LSD; generation II club drugs included methylenedioxymethamphetamine (also known as Ecstasy), metham-phetamine, gamma hydroxybutyrate (GHB), Rohypnol, ketamine.
UK Sport notified the WRU on 29 March 2005 that the Respondent's urine sample was found to contain 2 substances, Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, aka ecstasy) and Hydroxymethoxymethamphetamine (HMMA), at least one of which is classified as a stimulant on the WADA Prohibited List.
A small, nonsignificant gender difference was also noted in the incidence of use of other illegal drugs such as ecstasy (3-4 methylenedioxymethamphetamine, MDMA), amphetamines, cocaine, and heroin, where 12% of the males and 10% of the females reported illegal drug use.
Admitted to practice: 2002) Schmidt was convicted of conspiracy to possess and to possess with intent to distribute controlled substances, consisting of Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) and more than five grams of cocaine, which are felonies, and was sentenced to 18 months in prison, to be followed by supervised release for five years.
Ecstasy, or methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), usually taken in pill form, is part stimulant and part hallucinogen.
The original paper suggested that ecstasy, technically known as methylenedioxymethamphetamine, could cause brain damage and death in lab animals at doses comparable to those taken by some teens.
Ecstasy, or methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), is part hallucinogen and part stimulant.
Abuse of substances including amphetamines, cocaine, phencyclidine, inhalants, and methylenedioxymethamphetamine (ecstasy) may also trigger mania in adolescents (McClellan & Werry, 1997).
Ecstasy" is the commonly used street name for 3, 4 Methylenedioxymethamphetamine ("MDMA").
It's chemical name is methylenedioxymethamphetamine - or MDMA for short.
According to the daily, this is the first case involving the drug ecstasy that was successfully tried since methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA), the core ingredient in the designer drug, was included in the list of dangerous drugs under the Dangerous Drugs Act in 1998.