methylenedioxymethamphetamine

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Synonyms for methylenedioxymethamphetamine

a stimulant drug that is chemically related to mescaline and amphetamine and is used illicitly for its euphoric and hallucinogenic effects

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Ecstasy, or MDMA, also known as e, Adam, XTC, hug, beans and love drug, is a Class A drug which has both stimulant and hallucinogenic properties, but according to a new report it has no lasting damaging effect on those who take it.
It's called the love drug because it opens up the capacity to feel loving and affectionate and trusting.
ECSTASY, reputed to be a love drug, actually dampens passion.
A 70-year-old man from New York, hearing aids in both ears, made headlines when he swallowed the love drug.
The legendary screen hero, 86, also revealed he once tried Viagra, but the love drug failed as a licence to thrill.
A previous mention of the love drug was in a 2008 study by the University of Zurich that found that couples receiving a dose of oxytocin in the form of a nasal spray had lower levels of stress hormones and showed positive behaviour during fights.
Producer Rob Heydon said yesterday: "This is a story revolving around the love drug ecstasy.
Book clubs are supposedly be to people in their mid-30s what hallucinogenic love drug emporiums are to the over-75s.
BIG Brother romeo PJ wants to rise to the challenge of testing a herbal love drug, promoters of the new product have claimed.
Nicknamed "the love drug," Ecstasy initially stimulates, then lowers, serotonin levels in the brain.
My conclusions from this research--published in a book entitled The Love Drug (Haworth Medical Press)--run counter to much of the popular wisdom on the medical effects of Ecstasy.
Health Secretary Mr Frank Dobson extended the range of men eligible for health service prescriptions of the best-selling love drug, amid pressure from doctors and impotence sufferers.
NA TOP Tinsel Town psychiatrist has warned frisky stars to beware of the love drug Viagra.
More exotic drugs are available, including MDMA, an amphetamine also known as ecstasy or the love drug because it supposedly enhances sex.
Raid: Cops swooped at Ayr's Club de Mar' Mad for it: Loyalist hardman Johnny Adair was caught with the love drug on a night out clubbing' Battered: Wife Gina