Recreational Drugs

Known as: Drugs, Recreational, Recreational Drug 
A drug used for personal enjoyment rather than for medicinal purposes.
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND Recreational drug use in men who have sex with men (MSM) is of concern because it might be linked to the transmission… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
The illicit recreational drugs cocaine, ecstasy and marijuana have pronounced effects upon sleep. Administration of cocaine… (More)
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Review
2003
Review
2003
The amphetamine derivative (+/-)-3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, ecstasy) is a popular recreational drug among young… (More)
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Review
2002
Review
2002
The ring-substituted amphetamine derivative 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA) or "Ecstasy" is widely used a recreational… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
RATIONALE The recreational use of MDMA/Ecstasy (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine) is associated with many psychobiological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Rationale: Recreational drug use is increasingly widespread amongst young people, but there are concerns that psychoactive drugs… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The recreational drug (+/)3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA, "ecstasy") is a methamphetamine derivative that selectively… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
In a population based register of stroke (n = 536) compiled in Perth, Western Australia during an 18 month period in 1989-90, 60… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
'Ecstasy' (3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine or MDMA) is a recreational drug that is gaining popularity world wide. There is a… (More)
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1989
1989
We retrospectively identified 49 cases of recreational drug-induced seizures in 47 patients seen at the San Francisco General… (More)
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