Firsly, psilocin and psilocybin, hallucinogenic principles contained in certain mushrooms, notably the two Mexican species Psilocybe mexicana and P. cubensis (formerly Stropharia cubensis).
Hallucinogenic mushrooms used in religious ceremonies by the Indians of Mexico were considered sacred and were called “god’s flesh” by the Aztecs. In the 1950s the active principles psilocin and psilocybin were isolated from the Mexican mushrooms.
Psilocin and psilocybin are not used in modern medicine. But research suggests that they may have potential applications in the treatment of anxiety. And in the improvement of quality of life for terminally ill patients.
The substances have also been used in human subjects to better understand the effects of hallucinogens on the brain and to investigate various aspects of psychosis, personality, and consciousness.
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