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How It Works

April 22nd, 2008 · 2 Comments ·

Ergot to LSD | DiscoveryChemical Structure | How It Works | LSD’s Affect on History History’s Affect on LSD

Because of their similar shape, it is not difficult to see how LSD could bind to serotonin receptors in the brain.

                                    Serotonin                                                            LSD  lsd-25-structure1.jpg


Biological Effects:

-Stimulates sympathetic nervous system

-Dialation of Pupils

-Increased body temperature

-Rise in blood- sugar levels

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