Claire Maldarelli

LSD Literally Gets Stuck Inside Your Brain's Receptors

LSD literally gets stuck inside your brain's receptors

New research helps explain why the effects of acid last so long Robin Betz An artist's depiction of LSD bound to a serotonin receptor. The way it sits and gets stuck inside the receptor may explain why the drug's hallucinogenic effects last so long. LSD’s hallucinogenic effects last an unusually long amount of time; 12 to…

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