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Psychedelic Amazonian Drug Might Ease Symptoms of Depression, Alcoholism


November 14, 2017

MedicineNet - A powerful psychedelic drug out of South America might help battle both depression and alcoholism, a new British survey suggests.

Andrew Littlefield, an assistant professor at Texas Tech University in Lubbock, said the notion that hallucinogens might have medicinal benefits is "an old idea." He was not involved with the study.

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