Psychedelics disrupt the brain networks responsible for the feeling of selfhood.
Female hormones affect binding at the 5-HT2A receptor. Does this mean there is a uniquely female entourage effect with psychedelics?
Yes, and it may work via 5-HT2A as well as the cannabinoid receptors.
This is the first time psilocybin has been produced from a prokaryotic organism.
The evidence points to several possibilities. It could be psilocybin or a combination of factors.
The serotonin 5-HT2C receptor may play a key role.
These unassuming creatures are full of surprises.
We explain the nodules that form on the mycelium of psilocybin-containing "magic" mushrooms
5-MeO-DMT is only part of the story for understanding the effect of toad secretions.
According to experience reports, magic mushrooms elicit more emotions and visual effects than 4-AcO-DMT (psilacetin).