Category: Tryptamines

The most common class of psychedelic substances is tryptamine psychedelics.

The most famous members of this class include DMT, psilocybin, and LSD.

These compounds interact with the serotonergic system (primarily the 5-HT2A receptor) to produce shifts in perception, ego-death, and introspection.

Alexander Shulgin outlined dozens of natural and synthetic tryptamine-based psychedelics in one of his books titled TiHKAL (Tryptamines I Have Known and Loved).

Learn how athletes are microdosing LSD and magic mushrooms to gain an edge on the competition.

LSD (AKA “Acid”) is just one of many members of the lysergamide family of psychedelics — a few of which possess even stronger psychedelic effects.

Do you know who Tim Scully is? Check out this article exploring one of the most important and fascinating figures in the psychedelics community.

Learn about the potential addiction of LSD and how it can differ from other drugs.

LSD won’t make you see things that aren’t there, but objects or patterns may appear to be moving or merging. Here’s what a “conventional” acid trip feels like.


LSD is the original psychedelic, but despite its popularity, there are still some people that fear it, so is it safe? Does LSD kill brain cells?

A legend in literature, Aldous Huxley was a big supporter of psychedelic drugs. Learn about his interesting life and beliefs.

Are you worried about taking too much acid? Don’t worry — it’s nearly impossible to overdose on LSD, but that doesn’t mean you can’t take too much.

What’s a fair price to pay for LSD? Check out this guide for an in-depth look at how dealers price LSD, from potency and delivery method to geographic location.