By Tyra Hultgren

What is Ecstasy

Ecstasy is a stimulate but can act like a hallucinogen.

Slang terms

XTC, Molly, X, and MDMA.

Short term effects

Your heart rate and blood pressure will increase, feel muscle cramps, nausea, chills, faintness, sweating, blurred vision and dehydration. These symptoms can occur during your use of the drug or right after you take it.

Long term effects

You may experience learning problems, memory loss, confusion, depression, hypothermia, cardiovascular failure, kidney failure, and liver failure. Any of those symptoms can happen years after or months after your use.