Contractile effects of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine on the human internal mammary artery.

@article{Silva2016ContractileEO,
  title={Contractile effects of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine on the human internal mammary artery.},
  author={Sonia Maria C{\'e}sar de Azevedo Silva and F{\'e}lix Carvalho and Eduarda Fernandes and Manuel de Jesus Antunes and Maria Dulce Cotrim},
  journal={Toxicology in vitro : an international journal published in association with BIBRA},
  year={2016},
  volume={34},
  pages={187-93}
}
Since the late 1980s numerous reports have detailed adverse reactions to the use of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) associated with cardiovascular collapse and sudden death, following ventricular tachycardia and hypertension. For a better understanding of the effects of MDMA on the cardiovascular system, it is critical to determine their effects at the vasculature level, including the transporter or neurotransmitter systems that are most affected at the whole range of drug doses. With… CONTINUE READING