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Browse through Frshminds’ FAQs on a range of topics related to psychedelics, including their cost, safety, research and legal status.


San Pedro Cacti
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Where Are San Pedro Cactus Legal?

The San Pedro Cactus, also known as Huachchuma, is legal in many parts of the world. San Pedro is part of South American culture and contains mescaline, a powerful and long-lasting psychedelic compound.

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Yagé vine growing in the sunlight
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Yagé vs Ayahuasca – Unique in Spirit and Science

Understanding the subtle differences between different plant mixtures isn’t a skill many Westerners develop. Tribes throughout the Amazon possess an uncanny ability to identify plants that academics don’t even have names for. Noticing different effects between Yagé vs ayahuasca is likely only possible for shamans and plant medicine connoisseurs.  From the perspective of a working […]

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Two pieces of ayahuasca vine
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Ayahuasca and Antidepressants – Is it Safe?

Seeking relief from depression by going to an ayahuasca retreat is a common goal. Yet many of us navigating depression have been prescribed antidepressants. However, it is not considered safe to mix ayahuasca and antidepressants. In this article, we will unpack different ayahuasca contraindications with SSRIs and MAOIs and how long after being on antidepressants […]

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How Much Do Shrooms Cost?
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How Much Do Shrooms Cost?

Most people that start to explore the use of magic mushrooms share one question in common: “how much do shrooms cost?” The answer is that the cost can vary quite widely depending on a number of variables. Let’s review these variables so you can be more confident when you are in the market for them, […]

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How Long Does It Take For Shrooms To Kick In
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How Long Does It Take For Shrooms To Kick In?

Question: How long does it take for shrooms to kick in? Answer: It depends on a number of factors that we will describe below. Factors Impacting the Onset and Duration of the Effects of Shrooms The Type of Shroom You Ate As we discussed in Understanding and Measuring Magic Mushroom Potency, there is a huge […]

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Do Mushrooms Have Roots
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Do Mushrooms Have Roots?

Question: Do mushrooms have roots? Answer: As many people do not realize mushrooms are not plants, this question is quite common.   The answer is no, mushrooms do not have roots. More About Mycelium In plant terms, the mycelium is the root structure and the mushroom is the flower (all though it is called the fruiting […]

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Can You Develop Psilocybin Tolerance
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Can You Develop Psilocybin Tolerance?

Question: Can you develop psilocybin tolerance? Answer: Tolerance to psilocybin and psilocin is not something that has been well researched, so the simple answer is it depends.  Read on and learn about psilocybin tolerance. Understanding Psilocybin Tolerance Let’s start off first by coming up with a reasonable definition of tolerance, something like: Tolerance occurs when […]

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How to store shrooms
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How To Store Shrooms

Knowing how to store shrooms is important as the longer you keep them, the more the psilocybin becomes oxidized, leading to a loss of potency. Why Do You Need To Dry Magic Mushrooms Drying magic mushrooms makes them last much longer; While they do become weaker over time, a good sized dose will still be […]

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How Much Shrooms Should A Beginner Take
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How Much Shrooms Should A Beginner Take?

Question: How much shrooms should a beginner take? Answer: As we are not medical professionals, we cannot recommend any amount of consumption, general consensus from around the internet, is that beginners should take less than 1 gram of shrooms.   It is also important to understand different shroom dosages and the associated effects. Understanding Magic Mushroom […]

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Strongest-Magic Mushrooms In The World
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What Are The Strongest Magic Mushrooms In The World

Question: What are the strongest magic mushrooms in the world? Answer: The generally accepted answer to this question is that the Psilocybe azurescens are the strongest magic mushroom species in the world. Understanding Magic Mushroom Strength As we described in the article “Understanding and Measuring Magic Mushroom Potency“, The potency of magic mushrooms is based both […]

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What Part Of The Mushroom Do You Eat?
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What Part Of The Mushroom Do You Eat?

Question: What part of the mushroom do you eat? Answer:  The entire mushroom is edible, but please make sure you are not eating random mushrooms you find in the forest as this could kill you. Read Frshmind’s article Psilocybin Mushroom Anatomy 101 to learn about the different parts of a mushroom.

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Can You Smoke Shrooms
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Can You Smoke Shrooms?

Question: Can you smoke shrooms? Answer:  Obviously, you can smoke shrooms, much like you could smoke paper, pine needles or any other combustible substance, but whether you should is a different question.  Common sense, science and Reddit pretty much tell us that attempting to smoke shrooms is at best a waste of time and potentially […]

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