According to some psychiatrists there is a chemical which is consisted in the mushrooms which can be very beneficial and helpful for people that are dealing with depression and other prescription drugs are helping them.
The famous magic mushrooms which can cause people to hallucinate work because of the compound they are consisted with called psilocybin. This exact same compound can help ease mental illness and relieve many depression symptoms. This is thanks to the fact that this compound triggers the serotonin receptor in the brain.
In the past few years all the researches and studies that were made have proven that the anti-depressants which are currently used on patients diagnosed with depression don’t work for all patients. Yet this compound found in the magic mushrooms has proven to be beyond successful when treating patients with such or similar diagnose.
In fact the patients were feeling a lot more positive than ever before after dealing with depression and finishing their treatment.
However there are many different opinions on why to use a drug that can cause an addiction to treat depression and if it is the right way to do it yet the treatment has proven to be very successful and has saved so many lives and yet none of them is not addicted to drugs.
One thing is for sure and that is in the following years many other and more serious investigations are going to be made on this drug and how it affects the human brain, how it helps people when dealing with depression and what are the side effects. Specialists are even trying to figure out a way how to use this drug and in which form it should be in order to treat patients on a mass scale.