Chief Medical Officer Dr. Guy Goodwin clarifies “COMP360 psilocybin therapy was generally well-tolerated” by patients with treatment-resistant depression, despite some adverse reactions from subjects in… Read More »Compass Pathways Releases Promising New Data from Landmark Psilocybin Therapy Trial
Psychoactive Drugs – A drug or other substance that affects how the brain works and causes changes in mood, awareness, thoughts, feelings, or behavior. Examples of psychoactive substances include alcohol, caffeine, nicotine, marijuana, and certain pain medicines. Many illegal drugs, such as heroin, LSD, cocaine, and amphetamines are also psychoactive substances. Also called psychotropic substance.
Rick Doblin Studies of MDMA, ketamine, psilocybin mushrooms and other psychedelics have shown tremendous potential for therapeutic applications Istudy psychedelics. The organization I work for… Read More »Psychedelics can change humanity for the better. It’s time to unlock their power
“A single dose of psilocybin generated a rapid response that lasted up to 12 weeks,” explains principal investigator Dr. David J. Hellerstein, who was evaluating… Read More »Largest Psilocybin Therapy Trial Ever Conducted Shows Depressive Symptoms Rapidly Reduce
“Our goal is to provide insight on key parameters that may impact and explain the mechanisms behind low-dose treatments,” says MindMed Executive President Dr. Miri… Read More »How does Time of Day Influence LSD Microdosing? New MindMed Study Hopes to Find Out
Over the past several years, the practice of microdosing psilocybin mushrooms has ballooned in popularity. With purported benefits of improving mental health, creativity, and focus, many… Read More »Microdosing Psilocybin for Beginners in 5 Easy Steps
Psychedelics have come a long way since their hallucinogenic hippy heyday. Research shows that they could alleviate PTSD, depression and addiction. So will we all… Read More »Will the magic of psychedelics transform psychiatry?
The Miami-based telemedicine startup NUE Life Health is aiming to become an early leader in combining digital mental health therapy with psychedelics and other mind-altering… Read More »Startup offers psychedelic-assisted mental wellness therapies
Detroit has joined the growing number of cities and states that have decriminalized entheogenic plants and fungi, more colloquially known as “magic mushrooms” and psychedelics.… Read More »Detroit just decriminalized psychedelics and ‘magic mushrooms.’ Here’s what that means
People who have tried a psychedelic drug at least once in their lifetime have lower odds of heart disease and diabetes, according to new research… Read More »Psychedelic use associated with lower odds of heart disease and diabetes, study finds