24. Ecstasy works to prevent the reuptake of serotonin in the brain. Ecstasy is non polar and therefore can easily cross the blood brain barrier. The prevention of reuptake of serotonin means that its effects on the brain will last longer. These affects include those listed above and increased happiness. Serotonin uptake inhibitors are the basis for antidepressant medications.
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