Results published of clinical trial of Psilocybin for treating depression

Researchers at Imperial College have published results of a clinical trial comparing treatment using psilocybin (the active psychedelic element of Magic Mushrooms) with¬†Escitalopram, a leading anti-depressant drug. The study although small (59 patients),¬† found no significant difference in the efficacy of the two treatments, and no adverse side effects. Given Read more…

By Horatio Mortimer, ago