Psilocybin is still classified as schedule III under the Controlled Drugs and Substance Act. However, online dispensaries are allowed to sell magic mushrooms. Many Canadians do not realize that it is legal to buy hallucinogenic mushrooms online. Mushroom grow kits and dried mushroom are openly sold in online stores. And with a prescription from a doctor, you can buy psilocybin mushrooms for depression and other conditions.
While many buy magic mushrooms for recreational purposes, they also have benefits to the body. These health benefits can be best derived through microdosing.
What Is Microdosing?
Microdosing is taking 1/20 to 1/10 of a recreational dose. Because magic mushroom is hallucinogenic, microdosing is successful if you do not get any hallucination. This form of taking psychedelics, like LSD, cannabis, DMT, ayahuasca, and magic mushrooms are getting popular to derive their supposed health benefits. However, microdosing is not only done when taking psychedelics, users of steroids and SARMs do the same method to decrease the side effects of these potentially harmful drugs.
What Are the Benefits of Microdosing?
In studies involving the microdosing of magic mushrooms, the following benefits were indicated.
It is indicated in studies that microdosing magic mushrooms enhances divergent thinking. This is the ability of a person to generate creative ideas on how to come with possible solutions to a specific problem.
After coming up with many options on how to solve the problem using one’s creativity, a person who is undergoing microdosing, can now come select the best solution. This is made possible by an enhanced focus, or the use of convergent thinking.
Magic mushrooms are natural energy boosters. However, they can give you hallucinations. With microdosing, you get the energy without the hallucination, this makes microdosing magic mushrooms a viable treatment option for depression and distressed conditions.
Decreases in Withdrawal Symptoms
Withdrawal from smoking, alcohol, and substance abuse can bring one person to a depressed state. With the ability to increase energy, microdosing magic mushroom can help you to feel good despite of withdrawing from your usual lifestyle.
In some studies, it showed that microdosing increased the capacity of an individual in understanding other people’s feelings and situations.
What Are the Side Effects of Microdosing?
Some people may react differently to microdosing mushrooms. In some individuals, it may trigger existing anxiety disorders. It can also worsen mood with uncomfortable sensations or feelings. You can immediately stop when you encounter these issues.