psychedelic drug


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psychedelic drug

(sī'kədĕl`ĭk): see hallucinogenic drughallucinogenic drug
, any of a group of substances that alter consciousness; also called psychotomimetic (i.e., mimicking psychosis), mind-expanding, or psychedelic drug.
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In a recent article, Ben Sessa (2008) argued that the possible connection between psychedelic drug use and creativity needs to be revisited.
The data for the years 2002-2014 suggests that lifetime use of classic psychedelic drugs reduced the odds of people committing a crime.
She asked if I had had experience involving people on 'a plant-based psychedelic drug where they mostly felt being one with the universe and everything else?
Currently, when a growing interest in cognition-enhancing drugs is converging with a renaissance in psychedelic drug research, the time has come to study these topics with contemporary methods (Sessa 2008).
Are psychedelic drug treatment seeing a comeback in psychiatry?
London, Sep 26 (ANI): In a shocking revelation, Robbie Williams has admitted taking 60s psychedelic drug mescaline, made from cactus, during his downward spiral in the final days of 'Take That version 1.0'.
Louella Fletcher-Michie, 25, took psychedelic drug 2C-P at a music festival and Ceon Broughton, 29, allegedly failed to help as she lay dying.
The psychedelic drug Psilocybin, which is the active compound in hallucinogenic "magic mushrooms," could help cancer patients when it comes to anxiety and depression, (http://jop.sagepub.com/content/30/12/1181.abstract) two studies published on Thursday show.
A website registered to Alan Burns, 24, offered cannabis, diazepam and a psychedelic drug known as 2C-B for sale.
Influenced by books such as The Psychedelic Experience (Leary, Metzner & Alpert 1964) and Huxley's (1954) Doors of Perception, they blended Eastern mysticism, Native American rituals and psychedelic drug use into what would variously be called the "hippie movement" or the "psychedelic drug counterculture."
For Americans of a certain age, it was seven delirious years of teenybopper screaming, androgynous hair-doing, cartoon-India meditating, psychedelic drug taking, syncretic sitar strumming, and all-you-need-is-loving.
LSD: The super powerful psychedelic drug, which sends users on a 12-hour "trip," is often referred to as Acid, Lucy, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds, Tabs, Doses, California Sunshine, L, Cid, Yellow Sunshine, Superman, Looney Toons, Dots, Battery Acid and Window Pane.