Psychedelics

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  • psychedelics — noun Visual stimulation in the form of intense colors and moving patterns …   Wiktionary

  • psychedelics — psy·che·del·ic || ‚saɪkɪ delɪk n. drug that causes hallucination and affects the senses (such as LSD, psilocybin, etc.) adj. hallucinogenic, affecting the senses and mental state; of a style of music and art that simulates a… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Psychedelics, dissociatives and deliriants — The general group of pharmacological agents commonly known as hallucinogens can be divided into three broad categories: psychedelics, dissociatives, and deliriants. These classes of psychoactive drugs have in common that they can cause subjective …   Wikipedia

  • TIM (psychedelics) — For other uses of TIM see TIM (disambiguation) TIM, or thioisomescaline, is a series of lesser known psychedelic drugs similar in structure to mescaline. They were first synthesized by Alexander Shulgin. In his book PiHKAL (Phenethylamines i Have …   Wikipedia

  • TASB (psychedelics) — TASB, or thioasymbescaline, is a series of lesser known psychedelic drugs similar in structure to asymbescaline and to mescaline. They were first synthesized by Alexander Shulgin and written up in his book PiHKAL (Phenethylamines i Have Known And …   Wikipedia

  • TME (psychedelics) — TME, or thiometaescaline, is a series of lesser known psychedelic drugs similar in structure to mescaline. Their structures are based on that of metaescaline. They were first synthesized by Alexander Shulgin and recorded in his book PiHKAL… …   Wikipedia

  • 2C (psychedelics) — 2C is a general name for the family of psychedelic phenethylamines containing methoxy groups on the 2 and 5 positions of the benzene ring. Most of these compounds also carry lipophilic substituents at the 4 position, usually resulting in more… …   Wikipedia

  • Psychedelic drug — Psychedelic drugs are psychoactive drugs whose primary action is to alter the thought processes of the brain and perception of the mind. The term is derived from the Greek words ψυχή ( psyche , mind ) and δηλείν ( delein , to manifest ),… …   Wikipedia

  • Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies — The current MAPS logo. Type 501(c)(3) Non Profit Founded …   Wikipedia

  • Psychoactive drug — An assortment of psychoactive drugs A psychoactive drug, psychopharmaceutical, or psychotropic is a chemical substance that crosses the blood–brain barrier and acts primarily upon the central nervous system where it affects brain function,… …   Wikipedia

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