Medicine (Baltimore) 2020 Oct;99(41):e21842
University of Hawai'i at Mānoa, John A. Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI.
Rationale: Despite toxicity and unpredictable adverse effects, ecstasy use has increased in the United States. Onset of hyperpyrexia, rhabdomyolysis, disseminated intravascular coagulation (DIC), among other symptoms, occurs within hours of ingestion. Moreover, patients who experience hyperpyrexia, altered mental status, DIC, and multiorgan failure, rarely survive. Read More