Lysergic Acid Diathylamide

Short term effects

High-blood pressure
  • Hallucinations; an individual may taste, smell or see things that are not there

  • Becoming out of touch with reality

  • Dilated pupils

  • Sleeplessness

  • Increased heart rate

  • Dry mouth

  • Loss of appetite

  • Sweating

  • Increase in body temperature

  • Tremors

  • Paranoia

  • Big image

    Long term effects

  • Delusional behaviors

  • Vision problems

  • Mood swings

  • Inability to communicate well with others

  • Irrational thinking

  • Psychosis

  • Schizophrenia

  • Extreme feelings of depression

  • Overwhelming feelings of anxietyv

  • Panic attacks

  • Suicidal thoughts and tendencies

  • Inability to cope with life circumstances

  • Problems in relationships

  • Lack of success and motivation in work or school

  • Criminal charges

  • Violent behaviors

  • What is the legal status on this drug?

    This drug is Illegal, LSD is illegal to posses in the United States.

    what are some different ways to get help?

    Counseling and Psychological treatment. One of the main features of LSD includes the hallucinogenic effects of the drug. The hallucinogenic nature of LSD means that it is possible to develop paranoia and

    Counseling and Psychological treatment should help you.

    What are the addiction related issues

    LSD is a powerful drug that causes hallucinations. However, with the amount of education on how dangerous it is, the drug is not very widely used. The National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) reports LSD statistics and facts saying more than 200,000 people use LSD for the first time each year. Indeed, only 9.7 percent of the population above the age of 12 has used LSD once in a lifetime.

    what are some consequences of addiction?

    you may lose your family

    drop out of school

    aggressive behaviors towards your family

    impulsive actions