• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
Ecstasy: A Comprehensive Look at the Risks and Benefits of MDMA (Paperback)
  • Ecstasy: A Comprehensive Look at the Risks and Benefits of MDMA (Paperback)

Ecstasy: A Comprehensive Look at the Risks and Benefits of MDMA (Paperback)

Paperback 464 Pages / Published: 01/08/2001
  • Publisher reprinting

Temporarily out of stock

This product is currently unavailable.

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

Use of the drug Ecstasy, once confined to the teen rave scene and college campuses, is exploding across America, from high schools to upscale clubs. Described by users as the most intense euphoria they know and by detractors as a cause of brain damage and even death, Ecstasy has generated unprecedented levels of interest-and misinformation. Written by the world's leading experts on MDMA, Ecstasy: The Complete Guidetakes the first unbiased look at the risks and the benefits of this unique drug, including the science of how it works; its promise as a treatment for depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, chronic pain, and other illnesses; and how to minimize the risk of illicit use. Whether you are a raver, a concerned parent, or a professional wanting the most recent reports on MDMA research, Ecstasy: The Complete Guideprovides the answers you need.

Publisher: Inner Traditions Bear and Company
ISBN: 9780892818570
Number of pages: 464
Weight: 1 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 30 mm

"MDMA is a unique compound with great potential for positive use. This is the most complete book about it, with much information to help people realize that potential as well as reduce any possible harm." * Andrew Weil, M.D., author of 8 Weeks to Optimum Health, and Spontaneous Healing *
"Ecstasy: The Complete Guide offers a thoroughly engaging, multifaceted look at a very controversial substance. Well done." * Spalding Gray, actor, performer, and author of Morning, Noon, and Night and Impossible Vacation *
"This is the best contemporary overview of MDMA, one which simultaneously succeeds for popular and scientific audiences. Encyclopedic in its scope, it is at the same time most readable." * Lester Grinspoon, M.D., professor emeritus, Harvard Medical School and author of Marijuana: The Forb *
". . . this volume makes a strong case for studying and legalizing MDMA for therapeutic purposes, without minimizing the potential dangers of abuse. An important contribution to the literature on illegal drugs." * Eris Weaver, Library Journal, September 15, 2001 *
"In an important addition to the literature, a psychiatrist at Bellevue Hospital who is an expert on street drugs has gathered papers from numerous experts that discuss hazards of the drug and ways to mitigate them." * Library Journal, May 1, 2002 *
"A comprehensive tome, this book offers something for nearly anyone interested in substance use and abuse, regardless of their perspective. Overall, a good addition to a comprehensive collection on psychoactive drugs that appear to have both therapeutic and abuse potentials." * T.D. DeLapp, Choice, May 2002 *
"The most thorough book about MDMA around, with contributions from a host of physicians, chemists and research scientists. A marvelous, original book undertaken with great care and with a precise scientific appreciation of what chemicals can do when used under the proper conditions and by the proper, sympathetic professionals." * The Book Reader, Spring/Summer 2002 *
"It's heartening to read such a thorough and balanced book." * Jon Hanna, High Times, February 2002 v *
"The audience that the author is targeting is mostly those in the expert medical field and even users of MDMA/Ecstasy. She states that she doesn't encourage people to use it, but would rather promote its use for mental and physical safety. She feels as if it should be used as a prescription medicine. However, for those that are recreational users, she wants to inform them of the danger from the drug Ecstasy sold in clubs and raves where the buyer doesn't know what is truly being ingested." * Mercede's Blog, Feb 2009 *

You may also be interested in...

The Menopause
Added to basket
Treating Arthritis the Drug Free Way
Added to basket
Say No To Arthritis
Added to basket
£13.99   £10.49
The Only Way to Stop Smoking Permanently
Added to basket
The Autistic Brain
Added to basket
The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome
Added to basket
Added to basket
Irritable Bowel Solutions
Added to basket
The Emperor of All Maladies
Added to basket
Treat Your Own Back
Added to basket
BMA Illustrated Medical Dictionary
Added to basket
Feeling Good
Added to basket
Your Pregnancy Week by week
Added to basket
£19.99   £15.99
The Sleep Book
Added to basket


Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.