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Microdosing: The Phenomenon, Research Results, and Startling Surprises
From Psychedelic Science 2017
Yes, Dr. Fadiman is back on the show! I know it seems disproportionate and it is. But after you listen to this episode you’ll see why!
Microdosing is by far one of the most popular revolutions happening within the psychedelic community today. The wide ranging applications for use in increased cognitive capacity based experiences is fast becoming a legitimate psychedelic method for use within the general population. James Fadiman and Sophia Korb at the center of cyclone with their ongoing research of over 1500 active participants.
From their site, microdosingpsychedelics.com:
These are the three most frequently asked questions:
- How much is a microdose? Most people start at 1/20 to 1/10 of a recreational dose of whatever substance they are trying and adjust based on their experience. If you are experiencing visual effects, you have taken too much.
- How often are microdoses taken? Most participants dose every three days.
- Is microdosing right for me? Only you can make that determination. There is more information about who has benefited so far and possible risks in the full FAQ.
Over 1500 participants have reported their experiences of microdosing as of this writing, and submitted narrative reports and daily data. We are taking time to read and analyze and report on all the data.
Please visit www.maps.org for more information