Fatality due to combined use of the designer drugs MDMA and PMA: a distribution study.

  title={Fatality due to combined use of the designer drugs MDMA and PMA: a distribution study.},
  author={Riet Dams and Els A De Letter and Kjell A. Mortier and Jan A. C. M. Cordonnier and Willy E E Lambert and Michel H. A. Piette and Serge van Calenbergh and A P De leenheer},
  journal={Journal of analytical toxicology},
  volume={27 5},
We present a fatal case involving the combined ingestion of amphetamine, 3,4-methylenedioxymethylamphetamine, 3,4-methylenedioxyamphetamine, and paramethoxyamphetamine. Various postmortem specimens (e.g., several blood samples, urine, and tissue samples) were analyzed to study the distribution of the compounds and their metabolites in the human body. Quantitation took place using liquid chromatography-sonic spray ionization-mass spectrometry after pretreatment with a liquid-liquid extraction… CONTINUE READING


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