Question of the Day – Wednesday May 16, 2018

Question – What is an “entactogen”?

Answer – The cited reference describes an “entactogen” as “This term can be translated as “producing a touch within”, which describes a state of consciousness characterized by increased openness, positive mood and calmness.” (Mueller F et al. Neuroimgaing in moderate MDMA use: A systematic review. 2016 Neuroscience and Biobehav Reviews 62:21-34)