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Ecstasy addiction

Ecstasy addiction: Introduction

Ecstasy addiction: An uncontrollable desire to use ecstasy on a regular basis. Chronic ecstasy use can lead to dependency in as little as two weeks. Ecstasy is a synthetic psychoactive drug often used as a recreational drug. Street names for the drug includes: XTC, Adam, Clarity, Lover's Speed, Hug, Beans and Love Drug. Frequent use leads to an increased tolerance to the drug so higher and higher doses are required to achieve the desired euphoric feeling. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Ecstasy addiction is available below.

Symptoms of Ecstasy addiction

  • Increased body temperature
  • Uncontrollable craving for ecstasy
  • Obsessive thoughts about ecstasy
  • Secrecy about ecstasy habit
  • Excessive amount of money spend on ecstasy
  • more symptoms...»

Treatments for Ecstasy addiction

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy, Motivational therapy, Addiction treatment programs, Counselling
  • more treatments...»

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Ecstasy addiction: Complications

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Causes of Ecstasy addiction

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Ecstasy addiction: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Ecstasy addiction

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Ecstasy addiction: Rare Types

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More information about Ecstasy addiction

  1. Ecstasy addiction: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications

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