The Drug Ecstasy

The Drug Ecstasy

MDMA, a drug more commonly known as ecstasy, first appeared on the European dance scene about a decade ago. It arrived in the U.S. and is growing in popularity among teenagers and young adults. A panel talks about ecstasy -- how it works...

MDMA, a drug more commonly known as ecstasy, first appeared on the European dance scene about a decade ago. It arrived in the U.S. and is growing in popularity among teenagers and young adults. A panel talks about ecstasy -- how it works, who's using it, why its popularity is growing, and the risks of taking it.

Guests

Beth Kane-Davidson

director of the Addiction Treatment Center at Suburban Hospital

Timothy Condon

associate director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse/NIH

John Varrone

office of investigation, U.S. Customs Service

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