Quotes by Alexander Shulgin

About Alexander Shulgin:

Alexander Theodore Shulgin is credited with introducing MDMA (ecstasy) to psychologists in the late 1970s for psychopharmaceutical use. He discovered, synthesized, and personally bioassayed over 230 psychoactive compounds, and evaluated them for their psychedelic and/or entactogenic potential.

Author Bio

  • NameAlexander Shulgin
  • DescriptionAmerican medicinal chemist, biochemist, pharmacologist, psychopharmacologist, and author
  • AliasesAlexander Theodore Shulgin; Sasha Shulgin
  • BornJune 17, 1925
  • DiedJune 2, 2014
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionBiochemist; Pharmacologist