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Ecstasy

MDMA is a drug that people often use at parties and clubs. It affects your mood and how you feel about your surroundings.

People who use MDMA usually take it as a capsule or tablet. Some might snort the powder. Others swallow it as liquid. Sometimes people take MDMA with other drugs like alcohol or marijuana.

Also known as: Ecstasy, Molly, Adam, E's, Pills, Eccies, Bickies, Pingers, Beans, Clarity, Hug, Love drug, Lover's speed, and XTC.

Depressants, Hallucinogens and Stimulants

This engaging and candid program provides an overview of three classifications of drugs. Statistics on teen use of illicit drugs are followed by a closer investigation of cannabis, ecstasy and methamphetamine (ice). The appearance, characteristics, street names, and long and short term effects of each drug are discussed. An ideal resource for improving drug awareness and understanding the risks of illegal drug use.

SOURCE: ClickView (2015) Rated E, Duration 7:04 mins.

Party Drugs

This programme looks at the effects of drugs, ways people can minimise harm if using party drugs, and places where people can access further information.

SOURCE: ClickView (2005) Rated PG, Duration 23:32 mins.

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