By: Cynthia Bagley
What is LSD?
How is LSD used?
History of LSD
LSD was synthesized for the 1st time in 1938, in Basel, Switzerland when Albert Hofmann was looking for a blood stimulant. the effects were unknown until Albert had accidentally consumed LSD.
Short term Effects
Sweating/ Chills (goosebumps)
- Loss of appetite
Long term effects
Random panic attacks
- Severe, terrifying thoughts and feelings
Four Important Facts/ Statistics about LSD
In Europe up to 4.2% that are 15-24 have taken LSD at least one time in their life.
Between 1975 and 1997, the lowest period of LSD use was reported by the class of 1986.
In January of 2008 3.1 people ages 12-25 admitted that they had used LSD before.
- .The use of LSD went up 1% in 7 different countries.
The different prints that they have on LSD to make it look un hurtful.
If you ARE on LSD you won't see an illusion but if you are NOT on LSD you will see the illusion