Ecstasy: 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)

Bruce H. Morimoto, Scott Lovell, Bart Kahr

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The crystal structure of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine [systematic name: N-methyl-1-[3,4-(methylenedioxy) phenyl]-2-aminopropane] hydrochloride, C11H15NO2.HCl, also known as 'ecstasy' or MDMA, has been determined by X-ray diffraction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)229-231
Number of pages3
JournalActa Crystallographica Section C: Crystal Structure Communications
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 15 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Structural Biology
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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