Lysergic Acid
Diethylamide
By: Rushi Arumalla, Tobias
Joseph, and Joseph Nguyen
History of LSD
LSD was brought to the attention of the
United States in 1949
The results of the research might
encourage i...
Nicknames
Acid
blotter
cid
doses
trips
Effects
Effects on people are still unclear
Known fact: A hallucinogenic acid that
has good and bad effects.
Most known ef...
Illegal or Legal?
Lysergic Acid Diethylamide is legal only
in the Netherlands.
Legal for research in the U.S.
Illegal for ...
Possible Dangers and
Short/Long Term Effects
• Possible dangers include psychological and
physical symptoms or even death
...
Common Treatments for
Addiction
Behavioral therapy, counseling and
support group
Life style changes
Anti-depressants
Psych...
Bibliography
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LSD
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_ LSD
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  1. 1. Lysergic Acid Diethylamide By: Rushi Arumalla, Tobias Joseph, and Joseph Nguyen
  2. 2. History of LSD LSD was brought to the attention of the United States in 1949 The results of the research might encourage illicit LSD use could use LSD as a way to treat optic nerve hypoplasia
  3. 3. Nicknames Acid blotter cid doses trips
  4. 4. Effects Effects on people are still unclear Known fact: A hallucinogenic acid that has good and bad effects. Most known effects: are associated with the mood.
  5. 5. Illegal or Legal? Lysergic Acid Diethylamide is legal only in the Netherlands. Legal for research in the U.S. Illegal for people to use
  6. 6. Possible Dangers and Short/Long Term Effects • Possible dangers include psychological and physical symptoms or even death • Psychological symptoms depend on dosage and experiences – Hallucinations – Restructuring of history of personality – Physical effects are:Increased wakefulness – Causes reduced appetite – Increased heart rate – Nausea – Numbness
  7. 7. Common Treatments for Addiction Behavioral therapy, counseling and support group Life style changes Anti-depressants Psychotherapy Detoxification and management of withdrawal symptoms Drug counseling
  8. 8. Bibliography http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LSD http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/History_of_ LSD
  9. 9. The End
  10. 10. The End

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