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Study: Psilocybin Mushrooms May Help Heavy Drinkers Quit

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A double-blind randomized clinical trial has found that people with alcohol dependence who took psilocybin, a psychedelic compound in “magic mushrooms,” drank significantly less than those taking a placebo, with almost half stopping drinking alcohol altogether. What do you think?

“Then all you need is some alcohol to get off the mushrooms.”

Willard Santos, Garbage Collector

“And to think I almost attended an AA meeting.”

Xander Dunham, Freelance Educator

“Psychoactive substances should stick together, not compete.”

Meena Brunetti, Aspiring Athlete