…compound derived from a naturally-growing hallucinogen…

While ibogaine has demonstrated anti-anxiety and anti-depression effects and is used in some drug and alcohol rehab clinics around the world…

Ibogaine’s successes – as well as the successes of psilocybin and ketamine — suggest that psychedelics may one day be recognized as powerful medicines… in his lab at University of California Davis Olson wondered whether the psychedelic effects of drugs like psilocybin and ketamine are necessary contributors to their efficacy as psychiatric medicines. Would treatment work just as well without the drugs’ “trippy” aspects?

Original Article (Forbes):
Move over, psilocybin and ketamine: a new compound derived from a naturally-growing hallucinogen may revolutionize psychiatry
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