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LSD

D-lysergic acid diethylamide, C20H25N3O (mol. wt. 323.43)

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One of the most potent psychoactive drugs known, LSD is the prototypical psychedelic. Tihkal #26

CAS50-37-3
Synthesized Event IDAlbert Hofmann synthesizes LSD.

Dosage:

  • Oral

    Threshhold- 10-50 ug
    Mild- 50-100 ug
    Medium- 100-250 ug
    Strong- 250-500 ug
    "Saturation Dose"- 500-1000ug and up
    A "standard" dose is canonically held to be 100 mcg, but the average "hit" sold today is typically around 50-75 mcg according to DEA analyses, in contrast with what are believed to be much higher doses (around 250 mcg) when LSD first appeared on the black market in the late 1960s

  • Smoked

    Despite persistent uninformed reports of "pot laced with LSD", LSD cannot be smoked. It is destroyed by heat.


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Created 1/16/2000 22:54:25
Modified 10/7/2000 19:04:58
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