Known as the party drug ecstasy - to talk therapy may help patients cope with symptoms of PTSD - Reuters (article link)
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23 Apr 2010
- Published: 23 April 2010
- The drug appears to reduce the fear of engaging with painful memories, he added, as all patients receiving MDMA voluntary recounted their trauma while under its influence.
Could ecstasy ease PTSD symptoms?
SAN JOSE, California (Reuters Health) - Adding MDMA - otherwise known as the party drug ecstasy - to talk therapy may help patients cope with symptoms of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), according to a preliminary study presented Friday at the Psychedelic Science in the 21st Century meeting.