Essays Tagged: "Lysergic acid diethylamide"

LSD

However, LSD is a hallucinogenic drug that is very dangerous, despite popular belief.LSD stands for Lysergic Acid Diethylamide. Lysergic acid is extracted from the fungus Ergot, and then left to cryst ... e skin.) Hoffman then sent LSD around the world to be tested and investigated to find medical uses. Lysergic acid deviates were found to relieve migraines and control postpartum hemorrhage because it ...

(3 pages) 68 1 3.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

HALLUCINOGEN

hish is also made from this resin.Of all drugs, synthetic and natural, the most powerful is LSD, or lysergic acid diethylamide. Twenty micrograms, an almost infinitesimal amount, is sufficient to prod ...

(4 pages) 62 1 4.3 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

How Dangerous are Drugs and What can we do about the drug problem?

dangersof this drug, and they usually do not care about them, making it even more dangerous.LSD, or acid, is a synthetic drug that was originallyfound on the skin of a mushroom. This is considered aps ... hedelic drug. It is very cheap, usually $4 - $5 a trip. Atrip usually consists of 500-600 'mics' of acid. It can be made from morning glory, wood petroleumand other chemicals. The high is very interes ...

(4 pages) 321 3 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Drug Abuse...This essay is about drug abuse, and more commonly the club drugs of today, and the effects they have on people.

h blood pressure, depression, recurrent flashbacks, and potentially fatal respiratory problems.LSD (lysergic acid diethylamid) is a potent hallucinogen derived from lysergic acid. Lysergic acid can be ...

(11 pages) 718 2 3.7 Jul/2002

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Exploring the Relation Between LSD and Serotonin in the Brain.

Exploring the Relation Between LSD and Serotonin in the BrainLysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) is one of the most potent mind-altering chemicalsknown to man. It i ... ost potent mind-altering chemicalsknown to man. It is a synthetic hallucinogen that is derived from lysergic acid, a chemical foundwhich is found in ergot, a fungus that grows on rye and other grains ... perties of the drug by absorbing a small amount through hisfingertips during a routine synthesis of lysergic acid (Albert Hofmann Foundation).LSD can be administered a number of ways. The most popular ...

(9 pages) 153 1 3.9 Jun/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Biochemistry

Illegal Drug Market - Explains the chemistry,effects, history, and uses of drugs like halocinogens, amphetamines, etc.

create hallucinogenic effects. Included in this group is tetrahydrocannabinol (THC from marijuana), lysergicacid diethylamide (LSD) and phencyclidine. These all have the ability to alter sensory perce ... ith serotonin. In fact, LSD seems to closely resemble serotonin in structure.The substance and drug Lysergic Acid Diethylamide, known simply as LSD is a specific type of hallucinogen. LSD's chemical f ...

(8 pages) 145 1 3.9 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Chemistry

LSD.

s from and what it does to the body:-----------------------------------------------------------LSD, lysergic acid diethylamide, is a commonly abused hallucinogen drug. It is made from lysergic acid, w ... ur. He was hired by a pharmaceutical drug company, and told to research on ergot. What he found was lysergic acid, which was used to make LSD.Sold as tablets, capsules, or in liquid form, LSD has been ...

(3 pages) 51 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

DRUGS. (MDMA,Acid, Roofies..ect.)

ecial K can cause delarium, amnesia, high blood pressure, at potentialy fatal breathing problems.LSDAcid is a harmful drug and one of the worst yet. It definatly made me afraid to try it (-wink-wink-) ... y also might see things like trails of light that arent really there. It's comman street names are; Acid, blotter, cubes, microdot, and screaming yellow sunshine.MethamphetamineMeth is a highly addict ...

(2 pages) 54 0 4.4 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Drugs

(1 pages) 35 0 4.8 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Drug Testing In High Schools

slows down the central nervous system, causing bad feelings followed by a quick "rush". Marijuana, Lysergic Acid Diethylamide (LSD) and Phencyclidine (PCP) are hallucinogens which affect a person's p ...

(8 pages) 76 0 2.0 Jan/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Hallucinogens : effects history and lots of other things about them.

ds of hallucinogens many of them are obscure and not commonly used. The four main hallucinogens are Lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD), Psilocybin (mushrooms), phencyclidine (PCP) and ecstasy.Ecstasy is ... sy, XTC, X, and many others, for LSD, Axid, Blotter, Tickets, Mister Natural, Mickey Mouse, Purple, Lysergic Acid, Micro Dot, Window Pane, Wedges, Unicorn Acid, Morning Glory, Orange Sunshine, Cubes, ...

(4 pages) 31 0 0.0 Jan/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

LSD(health project)

LSD, the generic name for the hallucinogen, lysergic acid diethylamide-25, was discovered by Dr. Albert Hofmann in 1938, LSD is one of the most ...

(3 pages) 26 0 1.0 May/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Go Ask Alice

hough she does not want to be a "dope addict"). She also meets Bill who introduced her to Speed and Acid. She tries to stay away from it, but can't.She is also extremely worried because she might have ... addict) with whom she is going to fall in love. To get more money they decide to push (deal) drugs (Acid and Pot) at school. But she finds out that Richie is gay (or bisexual) and only used her to sel ...

(4 pages) 613 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

DRUGS

onsumes far less Marijuana than the typical smoker does cigarettes (Info fax: Marijuana 3).LSD, or "acid," like Marijuana, is a so-called "hippie drug." LSD acts upon the serotonin recepto ... may experience increased heart rate, higher body temperature, sleeplessness, and loss of appetite. Acid is a hallucinogen, which means that the user may "see" things that are not actually there ...

(7 pages) 18 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Depression

their old 'magic tonic' days. And who in the psychiatric profession wants to cop to the release of acid to rich and celebrity circles in the fifties? No, no one wants to admit it, but our dangerous d ... you'll never use.Voiced as unfair restriction, the law means nothing, so from cigarette to joint to acid is no big deal the way things are set up now. At this age, two things saved me.First, a deathly ...

(8 pages) 22 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Lsd 3

entury, LSD It was a prosaic day in July, 1938 when Swiss chemist, Albert Hofmann, first discovered Lysergic Acid Diethylamide(LSD). He was hoping to discover a new circulatory and respiratory stimula ...

(2 pages) 352 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Go Ask Alice

ky" one who got one of them. After this she gets curious and tries some different drugs like speed, acid and pot. After her experimenting, she swore tat she´ll never do it again, but that´ ...

(3 pages) 1021 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Book Review : Go Ask Alice

ky" one who got one of them. After this she gets curious and tries some different drugs like speed, acid and pot. After her experimenting, she swore tat she´ll never do it again, but that´ ...

(3 pages) 659 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Influence of Drugs and Music in the 1960's

amazing blur or music and color. (Madine)The drugs of the sixties included the psychedelic LSD and acid as well as the relaxing marijuana. The use of the LSD resulted in good and bad side effects, su ... and bad side effects, such as nightmarish cycles of mania and depression or paranoia (Kurlansky 189)Acid was a lot like LSD. It also had good and bad “Trips”. Marijuana on the other hand was ...

(2 pages) 40 0 3.7 Mar/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Alternative

Drugs make people change an essay by Arsen Sogoyan

rivate Safety. Moscow: Avanta+.Volodin, V.A. (2002). The Man. Moscow: Avanta+.Welsh, I. (2004). The Acid House. Moscow: Ast-Yermak publishing house.

(3 pages) 15 1 1.8 Feb/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology