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A 24-year-old female asked:

Having very scary, violent dreams. i've used marijuana before and have tried the street drug mdma a few times but use neither regularly. what do i do?

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Dr. Pamela Pappas
Psychiatry 42 years experience
1. Stop the drugs: First, stop using the drugs. It's hard to know what all you're getting in them, and both of these can result in psychosis in some people. Mdma combines hallucinogenic properties with stimulant ones. Second, if the dreams disturb you a lot, see a psychiatrist and/or psychotherapist about them. They can help you process them, and evaluate for any other conditions needing help. Good luck.

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Last updated May 14, 2016

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