Psychedelic Experience May Not Be Required For Psilocybin’s Antidepressant-Like Benefits

This shows the outline of a head with a half moon insideA mouse study refutes the common belief that psilocybin’s ability to produce an anti-depressant effect is attributed to the psychedelic experience it creates. Blocking the psychedelic effect did not affect psilocybin’s anti-depressant effects.