Ecstasy & Herbal Ecstasy
(X, MDMA, Adam, XTC)

A mind-altering stimulant that can produce hallucinations and euphoria taken orally in the form of a pill.

Possible Positives

  • A quick intense high

Possible Negatives

  • Confusion
  • Depression
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Anxiety
  • Paranoia
  • Muscle tension
  • Involuntary teeth clenching
  • Nasea
  • Blurred vision
  • Rapid eye movement
  • Faintness
  • Chills
  • Sweating
  • Increased heart rate
  • High blood pressure
  • Seizures
  • Fever
  • Stroke
  • Memory loss
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Brain damage
  • Heart attack
  • Sudden death

Related Info

Center for Substance Abuse Treatment and National Hotline
Treatment & referrals
www.samhsa.gov/csat/csat.htm
1-800-662-4357

National Clearinghouse for Alcohol and Drug Information
www.health.org
1-800-729-6686

Narcotics Anonymous World Service Office in Los Angeles
An international, community-based association, holding weekly meetings for recovering drug addicts.
(818) 773-9999 To locate your local chapter
www.na.org/links-toc.htm

Alcoholics Anonymous
Group support for your addiction to alcohol
www.alcoholics-anonymous.org

Alcoholics Anonymous Family Group Headquarters
Group support for those with family members who suffer from alcoholism
www.al-anon-alateen.org

American Cancer Society Information on quitting smoking
www.cancer.org
1-800-227-2345

Smoking, Tobacco and Health Information Line
1-800-232-1311

Tips 4 Teens - Stop Smoking Help
www.cdc.gov/nccdphp/osh/tipsteen.htm