How does MDMA toxicity affect a pregnancy?

Updated: Dec 20, 2017
  • Author: In-Hei Hahn, MD, FACEP, FACMT; Chief Editor: Jeter (Jay) Pritchard Taylor, III, MD  more...
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Always perform pregnancy testing in female patients with overdose. MDMA, like all amphetamines, can be toxic to the fetus and may induce miscarriage or premature labor.


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