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Hallucinogens

"Hallucinogens" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Drugs capable of inducing illusions, hallucinations, delusions, paranoid ideations, and other alterations of mood and thinking. Despite the name, the feature that distinguishes these agents from other classes of drugs is their capacity to induce states of altered perception, thought, and feeling that are not experienced otherwise.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hallucinogens" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hallucinogens" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 44 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 4 publications in 1999 and 2001 and 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.