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Hallucinogens

When a person says they are “tripping,” it means they are experiencing the effects of hallucinogens. Hallucinogens are psychoactive (mind-altering) drugs that significantly alter our senses and perceptions. Some common ones are magic mushrooms, LSD and ecstasy. Cannabis can also cause hallucinogenic effects at high doses.

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The list below provides the references to the research studies discussed in Learn About Tripping.

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Hallucinogens cause people to have experiences that are different from their ordinary reality. The…

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