How to avoid adverse reactions to psychedelics

Large survey suggests psilocybin is a “relatively safe” drug, with serious reactions being rare and short-lived

A survey of over 9,200 psilocybin mushroom users found that only 0.2% have sought emergency medical treatment following use.

The most common reported reasons for these adverse experiences were:

  • Mixing substances
  • Poor mindset
  • Poor setting

Additionally, those in the emergency care-seeking group were significantly younger than the group that didn’t seek care, with a median age of 19 compared to 23.

Keep this in mind if you’re considering trying psilocybin!

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