'Ecstasy' and the use of sleep medications in a general community sample: a 4-year follow-up.

@article{Tait2013EcstasyAT,
  title={'Ecstasy' and the use of sleep medications in a general community sample: a 4-year follow-up.},
  author={Robert J Tait and Amanda M George and Sarah C. Olesen},
  journal={Addiction},
  year={2013},
  volume={108 9},
  pages={1640-8}
}
AIMS Animal models show that a single dose of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamhetamine (MDMA; 'ecstasy') can result in long-term disruption of sleep. We evaluated the relationship between ecstasy consumption and the use of sleep medications in humans after controlling for key factors. DESIGN The Personality and Total Health Through Life project uses a longitudinal cohort with follow-up every 4 years. This study reports data from waves 2 and 3. SETTING Participants were recruited from the electoral… CONTINUE READING