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Psychedelics and Hallucinogens

In this video, a pharmacist, an addiction counselor, a police officer, a historian, a pastor, and recovering users provide background on psychedelics and hallucinogens as a class of drugs, and study the history and biological effects of mescaline, psilocybin, LSD, and the designer drug MDMA. Utilizing case studies and personal experience, they explore the uses, abuses, and hazards of these drugs, which can include vivid flashbacks and critical serotonin depletion. A Cambridge Educational Production. (29 minutes)

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Drugs: Introduction
What is a drug? How do drugs work? What are their effects, and what are their dangers?