#098: Psilocybin and Psilocin

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  1. February 17, 2017

    […] Panaeolus includes some species that produce the hallucinogenic compounds psilocybin and psilocin (FFF#098). Apparently, some people eat those for their hallucinogenic properties. However, given that most […]

  2. May 5, 2017

    […] recognizable mushroom in the world and the inspiration for almost all mushroom art – and the ‘magic mushrooms’ are all gilled mushrooms. All these mushrooms share one feature: vertical plates of […]

  3. July 7, 2017

    […] to the genus Psilocybe. Many Psilocybe mushrooms contain the hallucinogenic toxin psilocybin (FFF#098), which some people use as a recreational […]

  4. November 10, 2017

    […] at the Imperial College London conducted a small study examining the effects of psilocybin (see FFF#098) on brain activity in depressed patients.  This was one of the first studies to use MRI technology […]

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