Ecstasy is the common name given to a tablet that is thought to contain the drug MDMA. MDMA can at times also be found in powder or crystal form.
Jersey's Alcohol and Drug Service have provided the following advice for people who use MDMA.
Taking ecstasy involves risks; these risks increase if the tablets are strong and people who intend to use them are unaware. MDMA can affect the body’s temperature control and dancing in a hot atmosphere after taking it further increases the risk of overheating.
The safest harm reduction measure is not to use at all, however anyone who intends to take ecstasy should remember some important safety measures:
Some other considerations include:
Seek immediate medical assistance if you or anyone else begins to develop any of the following:
Anyone who is concerned about ecstasy use should call the Alcohol and Drug Service on 01534 445000 for confidential advice or help.
Support and treatment is also available for under 25 year olds who are struggling with problematic alcohol or drug use via the Service’s Young Persons Substance Misuse Worker on 01534 445008.
For anyone requiring emotional support that may have been directly affected by what has happened the following excellent service links may be useful:
Further information about club drugs the following resources may be helpful:
In cases of emergency, dial 999.
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