The effect of long-term repeated exposure to 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine on cardiovascular and thermoregulatory changes

Abstract

3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, “ecstasy”) disrupts thermoregulation in rats and can lead to life-threatening hyperthermia in humans. MDMA administration can also lead to long-term neurotoxicity in animals and possibly humans. The purpose of the current study was to extend previous results on the acute effects of MDMA on behavioral thermoregulation… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00213-008-1258-9

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