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Toxicologist explains dangers of 'Molly'

Toxicologist Richard Church has a simple warning for young party-goers who may think the club drug 'Molly', an allegedly pure form of MDMA, is safe. "Don't trust your drug dealer," says Dr Church. Molly is not the Molly they thought it was. It is not pure.

Because of the co-formulated adulterants, they're leading to things like elevated heart rate, blood pressure, elevated core temperature, which have their own downstream effects, leading to muscle breakdown, kidney failure and electrolyte abnormalities that can lead to seizures and bleeding on your brain . . . and in severe instances people are dying.

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