Hallucinogens

Known as: Psychotomimetic Agents, psychedelic drug, Hallucinogenic Agents 
Drugs capable of inducing illusions, hallucinations, delusions, paranoid ideations, and other alterations of mood and thinking. Despite the name, the… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
The sigma-1 receptor is widely distributed in the central nervous system and periphery. Originally mischaracterized as an opioid… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
Hallucinogens, including mescaline, psilocybin, and lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), profoundly affect perception, cognition… (More)
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2006
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2006
Cannabinoids represent one of the most commonly used hallucinogenic drug classes. In addition, cannabis use is a primary risk… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE Data on use and misuse of six classes of illicit substances by male twin pairs were used to examine whether genetic and… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Salvia divinorum, whose main active ingredient is the neoclerodane diterpene Salvinorin A, is a hallucinogenic plant in the mint… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
BACKGROUND In order to develop informed approaches to prevention and treatment of illicit psychoactive substance use, abuse, and… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Previous research has demonstrated genetic and environmental influences on abuse of individual substances, but there… (More)
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1997
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1997
The effects of the psychotomimetic drug phencyclidine on the neurochemistry and function of the prefrontal cortex in vervet… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Phencyclidine (PCP), a dissociative anesthetic and widely abused psychotomimetic drug, and MK-801, a potent PCP receptor ligand… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
Alterations in brain serotonergic function have been implicated in the mechanism of action of LSD, mescaline, and other similarly… (More)
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