LSD Addiction and Malnutrition

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Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) is synthesized from lysergic acid, a material that grows as a fungus on rye and other grains. It is one of the most common hallucinogenic drugs available and is a potent mood-changing chemical. LSD is known by several slang terms. On the street, it can be called acid, sugar cubes, trips, and hits, among other names. It isn’t always easy to spot, because a little goes a long way. It is typically found in liquid form on small amounts of blotter paper that have perforated edges. Poor self-care and decreased interest in personal health is one […]

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How LSD Affects Sleep

How LSD Affects Sleep

LSD can affect all areas of your life including your work, relationships and health. If you are using LSD, you may have noticed changes in your sleep patterns. Drug use changes when we sleep, how we sleep and the quality of the sleep we get. They impact both body and brain chemistry and lifestyle, and these in turn impact our habits, health and quality of life. LSD’s Effects on Sleep Any drug has the potential to disrupt your sleep schedule. They do this by keeping you awake or making you sleepy at odd times. They may impact the depth or […]

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Extreme Behavior Related to LSD

Extreme Behavior Related to LSD

The hallucinogen, LSD, produces powerful and unpredictable hallucinations, making it potentially dangerous for people in crowds or other high-sensory environments. People under LSD’s influence may engage in bizarre and dangerous behaviors and seriously harm themselves or others. History of LSD Use Created in a Swiss lab in the 1930s, lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) is a semi-synthetic drug made from ergot, a fungus found on tainted rye. It was originally created to help with respiratory depression, but its hallucinogenic effects were discovered several years later when the researcher accidentally got some of the drug on his skin. The drug was used […]

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Five Dangerous Symptoms of LSD Overdose

LSD, lysergic acid diethylamide, is a potent hallucinogenic drug. LSD is made from a fungus called ergot, which is found in rye and other grains. It is synthesized into multiple forms, but generally users ingest LSD on small pieces of paper soaked in the substance with colorful designs on the paper, called blotter paper.1 LSD does not work in the brain in the same way as other chemicals, so it does not have the same addictive qualities as other drugs like cocaine and morphine. However, LSD can cause a psychological addiction to the feelings that the drug produces.2 Five symptoms […]

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Can LSD Affect My Memory?

Can LSD Affect My Memory?

LSD (lysergic acid diethylamide) is a hallucinogenic drug that is known to give individuals unpredictable and often disturbing reactions, visions and emotions. While the drug was initially investigated for its scientific potential, the rampant abuse of LSD during the 1960s eventually led to legislation that made LSD illegal in the United States. LSD can alter an individual’s perception and cause hallucinations where the user sees or hears things that are not real.1 But can LSD use impair memory? To answer this question, let’s first look at some of the common side effects of LSD. The Side Effects of LSD LSD […]

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