According to popular history the drug, first discovered in 1912, was developed by the german pharmaceutical giant merck as a lucrative way to suppress the appetites of soldiers in the german. The history of ecstasy the substance 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine is the proper chemical term for the stimulant drug mdma mdma is more commonly known as ecstasy among recreational. Mdma (ecstasy) is a popular club drug in the rave and electronic dance music scenes and in nightclubs it is known under many nicknames, including e and molly history in the mid to.
Mdma gained a small following among psychiatrists in the late 1970s and early 1980s, despite the fact that the drug had not undergone formal clinical trials nor received approval from the.
The history of mdma (ecstasy) written by brittany tackett, ma eventually, it became a street drug that was popular in the rave scene in the 80s and 90s today, a few studies have. Ecstasy is the popular name for the illicit, recreational drug 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine or mdma it is known by many other terms including “molly,” “e,” and “x history of ecstasy. A complete history of ecstasy october 10, 2017 - substance abuse - 1 comments ecstasy, or mdma (methylenedioxymethamphetamine), is a popular, primarily recreational drug, taken for its.
The history of ecstasy dates back to 1912 when a patent for it was filed for the first time by merck (a german pharmaceutical company) shortly after the discovery of the drug it started. An earlier version of ecstasy, mdma, became popular as a recreational drug among hippies in the 1960s and spread to the gay scene in the 1970s in the 1980s, mdma became fashionable on the.
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