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a crystalline acid often used in medical research

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USA], Oct 24 ( ANI ): People using magic mushrooms, lysergic acid diethylamide or LSD, which is a powerful hallucinogenic drug and mescaline (a substance derived from the peyote cactus) are less likely to engage in criminal offences and anti-social behaviour.
SWISS chemist Albert Hofmann first discovered lysergic acid diethylamide, known as LSD or acid, in 1938 while trying to develop a blood stimulant for pharmaceutical company Sandoz.
Clonazepam treatment of Lysergic acid diethylamide induced hallucinogen persisting perception disorder with anxiety features, International Clinical Psychopharmacology 2003, Volume 18--Issue 2: 101-105
In the lead-up to the World Cup in April, SENAD dismantled a laboratory in Ciudad del Este that produced Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) and ecstasy intended for Brazil.
Notably, the semi-synthetic lysergic acid (82) diethylamide, named LSD (83), was initially developed for the treatment of various psychiatric disorders; however, due to its hallucinogenic effects, it remains an illegal drug.
He was carrying nine small stamps of psychedelic drug lysergic acid diethylamide or (LSD).
Studies have shown that EFV has lysergic acid diethylamine (LSD)-like activity, mediated via the 5-HT(2A) receptor, which is responsible for many of its behavioural effects.
TRIPPING OUT Swiss chemist Albert Hoffman not only discovered lysergic acid diethylamide - better known as hippy drug LSD - but tested it first in 1943.
Albert Hofmann (January 11, 1906 - April 29, 2008) was a Swiss scientist known best for being the first person to synthesize, ingest, and learn of the psychedelic effects of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD).
A The hallucinogenic drug lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) is not used currently as a clinical treatment for alcoholism.
The use of lysergic acid diethylamide, coupled with relapse prevention treatments, could help alcoholics steer clear of the bottle, research published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology suggests.
The use of lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), coupled with relapse prevention treatments, could help alcoholics, research published in the Journal of Psychopharmacology suggested.