By: Kiley Tiller

Other Names:

Molly, Adam, Cadillac, Beans, California Sunrise, Clarity, Essence, Elephants, Eve, Hug, Hug Drug, Love Pill, Lover's speed, Roll, Scooby Snacks, Snowball, XE, XTC


MDMA also popularly known as Ecstasy Ecstasy is an illegal stimulant drug. Ecstasy contains a variety of substances that include, cocaine, heroin, amphetamine, methamphetamine, amphetamine, and a lot of times rat poison, dog deworming, and caffeine.

It's taken into the body orally in a pill or capsule, or snorted from power from.

Short Term Effects:

  • Impaired judgement
  • False sense of affection
  • Confusion
  • Depression
  • Sleep problems
  • Severe anxiety
  • Paranoia
  • Drug cravings
  • Muscle tension
  • Faintness and chills/swelling
  • Involuntary teeth clenching
  • Blurred vision
  • Nausea

Long Term Effects:

  • Long lasting brain damage affecting thought and memory
  • Damage to portions of the brain that regulate critical functions such as learning, sleep and emotions
  • Degenerated nerve branches and nerve endings
  • Depression, Anxiety, Memory Loss
  • Kidney failure
  • Hemorrhaging
  • Psychosis
  • Cardiovascular collapse
  • Convulsions
  • Death

Signs of abuse:

  • irregular sleeping schedule
  • lack of awareness of pain
  • person feeling deeply in love with a person or multiple people even if they just met.
  • cravings of other drugs and ecstasy itself

Is Ecstasy addictive?

Yes, ecstasy has both a psychological and physical addiction. 43% of users admitted they became addicted to Ecstasy even though they know it's harmful.