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Q: Will taking one pill of MDMA affect me (male) differently than a girl (in general)? Same pills, just wondering if MDMA affects females differently than males?

A: MDMA will effect males differently then females. The first reason is that males are generally larger, so a single tablet will usually provide a lower dose relative to body weight.



There is also a recent study that shows that women generally experience MDMA effects more strongly than men, even when body weight is accounted for. The results of this study can be found at: Lichti et al. 2001

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Asked By : Jimi
Answered By : TacoVan
Published Date : 4 / 16 / 2002
Last Edited Date : 3 / 5 / 2008
Question ID : 2924

Categories: [ MDMA (Ecstasy) ] [ Dosage ]



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