Methylenedioxymethamphetamine, commonly known as ecstasy, is a psychoactive drug primarily used as a recreational drug.
also note that it is an ILLEGAL drug
The drug's effects usually last up to 6 hours. Ecstasy increases heart rate and can cause dry mouth, clenched teeth, blurred vision, chills, sweating, or nausea. It can make some users feel anxious, confused, and paranoid, like someone is trying to hurt them or is plotting against them.
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The U.S. government currently classifies ecstasy as a Schedule I drug, meaning it has no accepted medical uses. But some researchers say the drug is unique in that it eases fear without sedation.The drug gained some popularity among psychiatrists in the 1970s and 1980s because some believed it enabled patients to open up and also gain clear insight into their issues.
* 1 gram – criminal possession of a controlled substance in the fourth degree (Class C felony)
* 5 grams – criminal possession of a controlled substance in the third degree (Class B felony)
* 25 grams – criminal possession of a controlled substance in the second degree (Class A-II Felony)
Depending on the amount of ecstasy you have dictates the amount of years you go to jail. The average is about 15-25 years in prison.
How much does ecstasy pill cost?
The price of Ecstasy depends mainly on the purity of the pill and the location. Therefore, it varies from state to state.Currently, the average Ecstasy street price in the United States is $35 per pill.
Cost and Manufacturing
How is it made :
Manufacturing ecstasy requires several toxic chemicals, including formaldehyde, mercury, and ammonium chloride, which is often used as a fertilizer. These are the steps that are required to make ecstasy.1.)Extract safrole from the sassafras plant.2.)Make methylamine hydrochloride.3.)Use the Wacker Process to create MDP2P.4.)Distill the MDP2P5.)Incite a reaction between the MDP2P and aluminum amalgam.6.)Crystallize the MDMA oil by combining it with hydrochloric acid and isopropyl alcohol