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The Effects of Lysergic acid diethylamide(LSD ) By: Kenyanah Bryant
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Lysergic acid diethylamide or LSD is a synthesized Hallucinogenic drug that directly effects the serotonin subtype 5HT2 receptors, which results in a complex pattern of action potentials and activity. This was proven by the fact that the depletion of serotonin levels in animals does not result in a decrease of behavioral effects caused by hallucinogenic drugs. Hallucinatory effects are produced
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Unformatted text preview: by interfering with nor-adrenaline neurotransmitters Physiological Effects LSD Increased blood pressure Heart rate Dizziness Loss of appetite Dry mouth Sweating Nausea Numbness Tremors Other Effects of LSD Alteration of space, time and reality Visual, Sensory, and Auditory Hallucinations Flashbacks Tolerance Rippling of objects Effects of LSD http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Cqp5y__KAEc...
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This note was uploaded on 02/24/2011 for the course PSYC 460 taught by Professor Lawrence during the Spring '10 term at South Carolina.

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