psychedelic drug

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Noun1.psychedelic drug - a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiencespsychedelic drug - a psychoactive drug that induces hallucinations or altered sensory experiences
LSD, lysergic acid diethylamide - a powerful hallucinogenic drug manufactured from lysergic acid
mescaline, peyote - the hallucinatory alkaloid that is the active agent in mescal buttons
angel dust, phencyclidine, phencyclidine hydrochloride, PCP - a drug used as an anesthetic by veterinarians; illicitly taken (originally in the form of powder or `dust') for its effects as a hallucinogen
psilocin, psilocybin - a hallucinogenic compound obtained from a mushroom
consciousness-altering drug, mind-altering drug, psychoactive drug, psychoactive substance - a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions
salvinorin - a hallucinogen obtained from Salvia divinorum
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He had taken the psychedelic drug 25I-NBOMe, but known as Mr Happy, N-Bomb or Smiles - with Liam at his parents' house near York.
The same could be said for the so-called second summer of love when house was the psychedelic drug taker's music of choice and the Es were undoubtedly good.
Unlike the work done in the 1960s, Griffiths's double-blind study used 36 volunteers who had never experienced a psychedelic drug and "treated" them with either psilocybin or Ritalin as a control, then repeated the study reversing the drugs used in each group.
It's not uncommon for people to have anxiety during a psychedelic drug experience.
BRITISH scientists are turning to crowdfunding to complete the first scientific study ever to image the brain of someone "tripping" on the psychedelic drug LSD.
The researchers, however, strongly caution that their study results are not an endorsement of do-it-yourself psychedelic drug use for smoking cessation, but instead are specific to the controlled administration of the drug in the context of a treatment program involving cognitive behavioral therapy.
He was carrying nine small stamps of psychedelic drug lysergic acid diethylamide or (LSD).
The student, Nathaniel Austin Snyder, had used the psychedelic drug LSD and was behaving erratically when officers arrived, police said.
This engagingly oddball film features Juno star Michael Cera as an American in Chile who hooks up with a wild hippy named Crystal Fairy (Hoffmann) and three Chilean brothers to try to track down a cactus that can be boiled down to create a psychedelic drug.
LYSERGIC acid diethylamide ( LSD), colloquially known as Acid, is a semisynthetic psychedelic drug, well known for its psychological effects which can include altered thinking processes, closed and open eye visuals, synesthesia, an altered sense of time and spiritual experiences.
Annie Lennox's model daughter Tali says she is planning to take a psychedelic drug with her father.
PSYCHEDELIC drug LSD could be used as an effective method to treat alcoholism, scientists say.