When [Albert] Hoffman was researching LSD, he was looking for a drug for headaches and migraines.
We will never know if the LSD insanity defense might have worked.
UC-Berkeley is working with the California Pacific Medical Center to understand how LSD affects the brain.
He sported hair curlers in the dugout, took handfuls of amphetamines before games, and pitched a no-hitter on LSD.
Other universities are beginning to take seriously research into LSD and other psychedelics as well.
Notwithstanding his own loftier goals, it is questionable whether mescaline and LSD gave Huxley the enlightenment he craved.
All LSD trips aside, “Purple Haze” usually is in the conversation as one of the greatest guitar songs of all time.
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Lysergic acid (LSD), mescaline, and psilocybin cause illusions and hallucinations.
It is common to have a bad psychological reaction to LSD, mescaline, and psilocybin.
"lysergic acid diethylamide," 1950, from German "Lysergsäure-diäthylamid" (abbreviated LSD in a Swiss journal from 1947). See lysergic. L.s.d. as the abbreviation of "pounds, shillings, and pence" is recorded from 1853.
abbreviation of British currency units, from Latin librae, soldi, denarii, Roman equivalent of "pounds, shillings, pence."
Lysergic acid diethylamide; a crystalline compound derived from lysergic acid and used as a powerful hallucinogenic drug. Also called acid, lysergide.
Lysergic acid diethylamide, a hallucinogenic drug; acid: There is no rite of passage, such as smoking pot or tripping with LSD
[1960s+ Narcotics; found as a chemical abbreviation by 1947 in a Swiss journal]