Biography/Memoir

What [happened on]… 550 doses of LSD?

The story of CB, a 49-year-old woman, and her roommate, who witnessed the event. CB had contracted Lyme disease in her early 20s, and by the LSD event, she experienced significant pain in her feet and ankles, routinely taking morphine for a decade…

CB snorted… pure LSD – 550 times the normal recreational dosage of 100 mcg… she vomited frequently for the next 12 hours, which she remembers as being mostly “blacked out”. She felt “pleasantly high” for the next 12 hours… after this experience, she reported that her feet and ankle pain were mostly gone. She discontinued the morphine and all pain medication… micro-dosing LSD… [also] a 12-year-old anonymous girl (which researchers called VA) became acquainted with the mental health system. When her dad came in to visit at the hospital… she was saying was her bipolar illness was cured [approximately a 1,000 mcg dose]. Subsequently, AV’s mental health psychiatrist and therapist reported significant changes in her mental health. After one year, she appeared to be completely free of any major symptoms, was taken off medication… thirteen years later, she still appears to be mentally healthy…

Original Article (ZME Science):
What happens when you take 550 doses of LSD? well…
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