Methylone is a drug that speeds the body’s responses (stimulant) and makes people feel closer to others (entactogen). It is similar to the effects of MDMA (Ecstasy). It became a controlled drug along with mephedrone in 2010.
- feeling of 'one-ness'
- muscle tension
- nausea and vomiting
- increased heart rate
- dizziness and confusion
- teeth-grinding (‘gurning’)
Was first sold in liquid form under the branding name 'explosion', but can also be found in powder form.
Drunk: the liquid form is taken orally
Snorted: the powder form is snorted or sniffed