Psychedelic Drugs

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Psychedelics, Dissociatives And Deliriants - Nature of The Drugs
... The term hallucinogen is a misnomer because these drugs do not cause hallucinations at typical doses ... A typical "hallucination" induced by a psychedelic drug is more accurately described as a modification of regular perception, and the subject is usually quite aware of the illusory and ... Psychedelics, dissociatives, and deliriants have a long history of use within medicinal and religious traditions around the world ...
Psychedelics, Dissociatives And Deliriants - Naming and Taxonomy - Psychedelic Nomenclature
... The class of drugs described in this article has been described by a profusion of names, most of which are associated with a particular theory of their nature ... came numerous attempts to improve on it, such as hallucinogen, phanerothyme, psychedelic, psychotomimetic, psychogenic, schizophrenogenic, cataleptogenic, mysticomimetic ... of early researchers that the effects of psychedelic drugs are similar to naturally-occurring symptoms of schizophrenia, though it has since been discovered that some psychedelics resemble endogenous ...
Todd Rundgren - Changing Style
... Up until that time he neither drank nor took any drugs "I was a complete teetotaller ... I didn't take any kind of drugs or drink or anything ... with various mind-altering substances including marijuana, and a range of psychedelics including Dimethyltryptamine (DMT), psylocibin, mescalin and magic mushrooms - athough he says he never (to his knowledge) took LSD ...
List Of Psychedelic Drugs
... The following is a list of psychedelic drugs of various classes ... Serotonergic psychedelics are usually considered to be the classical psychedelics, whereby the other classes are often only considered to have secondary psychedelic properties ... mechanisms of action, or to the fact that the precise pharmacodynamic actions of psychedelic drugs are not yet completely understood ...
Serotonin - Drugs Targeting The 5-HT System - Psychedelic Drugs
... The psychedelic drugs psilocin/psilocybin, DMT, mescaline, and LSD are agonists, primarily at 5HT2A/2C receptors ...

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