Psilocybin

Known as: Psilocybine, Psilocibin, Indocybin 
A tryptamine alkaloid, isolated from various genera of fungi including the genus Psilocybe, with hallucinogenic, anxiolytic, and psychoactive… (More)
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
Psychedelic drugs have a long history of use in healing ceremonies, but despite renewed interest in their therapeutic potential… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
CONTEXT Researchers conducted extensive investigations of hallucinogens in the 1950s and 1960s. By the early 1970s, however… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
This dose-effect study extends previous observations showing that psilocybin can occasion mystical-type experiences having… (More)
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2011
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2011
A large body of evidence, including longitudinal analyses of personality change, suggests that core personality traits are… (More)
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2008
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2008
Psilocybin has been used for centuries for religious purposes; however, little is known scientifically about its long-term… (More)
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2008
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2008
The psychosis associated with schizophrenia is characterized by alterations in sensory processing and perception. Some… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Although psilocybin has been used for centuries for religious purposes, little is known scientifically about its acute and… (More)
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2006
2006
The authors interviewed 53 cluster headache patients who had used psilocybin or lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) to treat their… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Psilocybin, an indoleamine hallucinogen, produces a psychosis-like syndrome in humans that resembles first episodes of… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
The effects of the indolehallucinogen psilocybin, a mixed 5-HT2 and 5-HT1 agonist, on regional cerebral glucose metabolism were… (More)
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