What are they, and how are they used
Short term effects
- distorts color, and sound of objects
- speed up and slow down time and movement
- make you feel more creative and enlightened
- may make you feel sick, tired, or disoriented
- shivering and sweating
Long term effects
Some users that experience extreme hallucinations have the fear that they will occur again for the rest of their lives. People with a family history of mental illness should not use psilocybin because it can lead to depression.
Signs of Abuse -- Dependence/Addiction
Mushrooms are a physically, non-addictive drug. However, they can produce habits. A users tolerance quickly increases, thus diminishing the drugs effect.