Thursday, October 23rd, 2014

 

What do the drugs ecstasy and testosterone have in common?

What Do the Drugs Ecstasy and Testosterone have in Common? The drug MDMA, better known as ecstasy, was a legal prescription drug in the 70s and 80s. Physicians “prescribed it to patients suffering from terminal illness, trauma, marital difficulties, drug addiction, phobias and other disorders” (Doblin&Rosenbaum). However, MDMA took on a whole new meaning in the 80s when it became available in nightclubs as well as in other forms of distribution (Doblin&Rosenbaum). I was living in Dallas, Texas during the time the “legal drug” ecstasy was a big hit atRead More