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Why do I hav these side effect??!!!!!!

I just turned 15. I was just introduced to extacy. In the past 4 days ive taken 6 pills and smoked weed at the same time but by my third day when I ran out of money I found myself crying bcuz I had no money for pills but then I managed 10$ and immidietly my deppression went away. And yesterday I didn't use anything but my body felt strange. Like at times I felt the inside of my body pulsing, like vibrations were up and down my body, Ive had no appitite or hunger in 5 days, I eat but bcuz I HAVE to but I havnt had a proper meal since I began rolling, I always have nausea ,my head hurts, I havnt slept either, my brain like throbs nd it effects my vision cuz wen my head duz that I can't see momentarily, I'm dizzy, and at random if I move or stand up everything like shakes nd I hav 2 sit down or I'll fall, I also get scared easily now and I woke up like this to! Before I fell asleep(only 4hours but hey it's somthing) I was like hallucinating. Someone plz tell me wat is all this!!!! Is it the extacy??? Becuz wen I just smoke weed this never happens! I feel insane nd I'm scared but it was only 6 pills!!! How much damage can dat do?!
  Sorry it  a lot -.- plz help me
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199177 tn?1490498534
yes it can be from the x your are 15 you are messing with drus that have killed people exspecially teenagers whats going on in your life that you are self medcating .

Here are some of the short and long term effects and BTW it can cause permant brain damage


      

    

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ECSTASY:  
Facts:  

Ø     Ecstasy is MDMA (3,4-Methylenedioxymethamphetamine.  It belongs to a family of drugs called “entactogens”, which literally means “touching within”.  Other drugs in this category include MDA, MDE and MBDB.

Ø     Ecstasy is an illegal, synthetic or designer drug.   Designer drugs mimic an already illegal drug by slightly altering the chemical composition.  Ecstasy is similar to methamphetamine and MDA in its chemistry, therefore it may have similar effects to other amphetamines.  The amount of MDMA needed to get high is close to the toxic dose.  Ecstasy acts a central nervous system stimulant.

Ø     Ecstasy is found in capsule or pill form of various colors.  It may also be in powder form.  It is used at “rave” party settings.  Other names for Ecstasy are ‘wonder drug’ and XTC, X, Extasy, E or Extacy.

Ø     Ecstasy causes the brain to release serotonin, a neurotransmitter that helps control mood.  Users often experience euphoria, enhanced mental and emotional clarity and heightened sensory perceptions.  When the drug wears off in three to six hours the user’s brain has been depleted of serotonin.   This can contribute to depression and harm parts of the brain responsible for thought and memory.  It has also led to heart attacks, strokes and seizures in some users.  Recent studies with humans and baboons revealed that repeated ecstasy use has an adverse effect on serotonin levels in the brain. Recent studies indicate the Ecstasy causes permanent brain damage in areas critical to thoughts and memory.  It damages the neurons that use serotonin to communicate with other neurons.

Ø     Because users feel energetic, many dance until they are dehydrated.  This has led to deaths from heat exhaustion and kidney and cardiovascular system failure.  Ecstasy use greatly increases blood pressure and heart rate.  Body temperature can increase to 109 degrees.  Users who develop an acne-like rash and continue to use Ecstasy are at increased risk of sever liver damage.

Short Term Effects of Ecstasy:

feelings of detachment     muscle tension  sweating or chills insomnia    
tremors    hypertension increase in heart rate     decrease in appetite  
dehydration  nausea  fainting    blurred vision/rapid eye movements
loss of drives such as hunger, sleep death    

Long Term Effects of Ecstasy:

anorexia    high blood pressure kidney failure   change in emotion  
stroke   affects memory  changes in brain chemistry  

Psychological effects of Ecstasy:

confusion   depression  sleep problems   anxiety
paranoia     hallucinations  psychotic episodes   panic

  

    
  

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222369 tn?1274474635
Many drugs take many years to do significant physical damage. Ecstasy is one of those drugs that can kill you (or even worse..leave you as a vegetable) in  the first dose. You should really tell your parents and get some medical attention. Please, don't play around with this stuff...it's not nearly as "safe" as your friends tell you.
725350 tn?1318680468
I know the first few times I took x it took me a few days to feel right. Since you took them multiple days in a row I'm sure the come down and next day effects are amplified a good deal. The depression is because your seratonin and dopamine levels are way down as a after effect of using the drug. You should get feeling better in a day or two, but like the others have said, x is one of those drugs that really messes with your brain.
1202033 tn?1273771354
Every time you take one of those you are putting yourself in great danger of dying suddenly without warning. I am not exaggerating. Please go to an adult whom you trust for some help even if its just so that you dont put yourself in such a dangerous position again. Keep focused on all of the beautiful things you still have to do in your life. Make some goals, stay focused and you will be okay. Do not touch them again. God Bless.

Luv, Jacky
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