While it’s usually taken as a capsule or tablet, some users swallow it in liquid form or snort the powder. The popular nickname Molly (slang for “molecular”) refers to the supposedly “pure” crystalline powder form of MDMA.
Ecstasy, also commonly known as “Molly,” is a synthetic drug known primarily for its hallucinogenic and stimulant effects. It’s known to impart feelings of increased energy, pleasure, emotional warmth, and distorted sensory and time perception. The chemical name for ecstasy is 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA).