from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A potent hallucinogenic compound, C12H16N2O, related to psilocybin.
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- n. 4-hydroxy-dimethyltryptamine, a hallucinogenic alkaloid found in most psychedelic mushrooms.
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- n. a hallucinogenic compound obtained from a mushroom
When orally ingested it is broken down to produce psilocin, which is responsible for hallucinogenic effects.
He succeeded in synthesizing the active compounds in the Psilocybe mexicana mushroom, which he named psilocybin and psilocin.
DOSAGE The standard dose of psilocybin or psilocin for a 150 lb person is a
In other words, in the body psilocybin turns into psilocin.
In March 1958 he announced the discovery of psilocybin and psilocin, two new substances that turned out to be very close in structure to serotonin, a compound that plays an important role in brain chemistry.
Active Ingredients: The primary active components of 'Shrooms are psilocybin and psilocin, which also is an immediate metabolite of psilocybin.
But in most states, it is illegal to cultivate or propogate spores into mycelium since mycelium generally contains both psilocybin and psilocin.
Because spores contain no psilocybin or psilocin, they are legal to sell and possess (in all states except California, Georgia, and Idaho).
Officers found crates of psilocin mushrooms in various states of growing inside a first-floor closet.
He also pleaded no contest to felony manufacture of psilocin mushrooms.
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