Pilot study of psilocybin treatment for anxiety in patients with advanced-stage cancer.
This study established the feasibility and safety of administering moderate doses of psilocybin to patients with advanced-stage cancer and anxiety and revealed a positive trend toward improved mood and anxiety.
Human Psychopharmacology of Hoasca, A Plant Hallucinogen Used in Ritual Context in Brazil
Assessment of 15 long-term members of a syncretic church that utilizes hoasca as a legal, psychoactive sacrament as well as 15 matched controls with no prior history of hoasca ingestion revealed high functional status.
Pharmacokinetics of Hoasca alkaloids in healthy humans.
Enlarged striatum in abstinent methamphetamine abusers: A possible compensatory response
Psychobiologic effects of 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine in humans: methodological considerations and preliminary observations
An emergency department intervention for linking pediatric suicidal patients to follow-up mental health treatment.
Results support efficacy of the enhanced emergency department intervention for improving linkage to outpatient mental health treatment but underscore the need for improved community outpatient treatment to prevent suicide, suicide attempts, and poor clinical and functioning outcomes for suicidal youths treated in emergency departments.
Novel psychopharmacological therapies for psychiatric disorders: psilocybin and MDMA.
Additive effects of HIV and chronic methamphetamine use on brain metabolite abnormalities.
- Linda Chang, T. Ernst, O. Speck, C. Grob
- Biology, PsychologyAmerican Journal of Psychiatry
- 1 February 2005
The combined effects of HIV and chronic methamphetamine use were consistent with an additive model, suggesting additional neuronal injury and glial activation due to the comorbid conditions.
Quantitation of N,N-dimethyltryptamine and harmala alkaloids in human plasma after oral dosing with ayahuasca.
The one-step extraction method for DMT and the protein precipitation method for the three harmala alkaloid afford rapid, sensitive, and quantitative analyses of these alkaloids with minimal analyte loss.