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lysergic acid diethylamide

The Background and Basic Science of Lysergic Acid Diethylamide

Lysergic acid diethylamide, otherwise known as LSD (from the German name LysergSäureDiethylamid), is one of the strongest hallucinogenic drugs known today, and it is especially well known for its psychedelic and perception-changing properties. First synthesized by Swiss chemist Albert Hofmann in 1938, LSD is currently a Schedule I drug, meaning that it has a high […]

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