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It reacts with receptors which in turn affect your perception, but does not damage or kill any brain cells or permanently affect its structure

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Q: What does LSD do to your brain?
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Does LSD damage they human brain?

LSD does not cause any neurological damage in the human brain.

What part of your body does LSD affects?

The brain. LSD get's it effects by binding to Serotonin receptors in the brain.

How does LSD get to the brain?

LSD enters the bloodsteam, primarily orally, after the user has ingested some form of the drug. It can also be injected directly into the bloodstream in its purest liquid form. From there the LSD travels to the brain through the blood, and mimics the chemical serotonin. Your brain is fooled into believing that the LSD is just regular serotonin, a chemical which controls moods in the brain, and so it allows the LSD to combine with the serotonin receptors in your brain. The LSD can either inhibit or excite these receptors, and because there are so many this is what causes LSD's very unpredictable, illicit effects.

What part of the brain does LSD affect?

LSD effects the entire brain, and actually increases total brain activity. Effects of LSD are perceived most strongly in the frontal lobe, visual and audial cortices (located in the front, back, and side of the brain respectively).

Does LSD cause brain tumors?

No definitely not

Can LSD make holes in your fingernails?

No, but it can put holes in your brain. Don't do LSD... Second Answer: LSD Does NOT put holes in your brain. There are no physical dangers of taking LSD. The only proven serious problem occurring from prolonged LSD use is an awakening of schizophrenia in patients who have had a common family history of social disorders.

Does the fluid in Your brain drip into your spine while on LSD?

No it doesn't. If that happens (whether you are on LSD or not) there is a serious issue.

Does LSD kill brain cells?

All abused drugs will kill your brain cells.

Does LSD cause lifelong side effects on brain?


What happens to a child's brain if given LSD?

They turn into The Beatles.

Why does LSD make you hallucinate?

Because it 'short-circuits' the brain

Do magic mushrooms damage your brain?

no, mushrooms do not make your brain bleed, and neither does LSD. are magic mushrooms harmful to your body? and what do they do to you?

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