Magic mushroom's drug psilocybin can lead to long-lasting enhancements in depression symptom severity, a tiny study has located. The research study, carried out by the Imperial College of London, considered brain scans of 60 individuals as well as combines 2 trials where psilocybin was provided. In the first trial, everyone obtained psilocybin, as well as in the 2nd one, some got psilocybin and others took a different type of antidepressant. The peer assessed research study was released on Monday in Nature Medicine. "In both trials, the antidepressant action to psilocybin was quick, continual and also associated with declines in fMRI mind network modularity, suggesting that psilocybin's antidepressant activity might depend on a global rise in mind network combination," the research reviews. This champignon magique indicates that the mind's practical networks came to be much more functionally interconnected and also flexible after psilocybin treatment. The research shows the potential of psilocybin treatment to deal with clinical depression, however the study researchers claim its therapeutic advantages are not yet well recognized as well as a person that suffers from anxiety ought to not self administer this drug. The trial was conducted alongside therapy with psychological health specialists, as well as brain scans. This is not the first test to try out psilocybin. According to the research, in the last 15 years, a minimum of 6 different scientific trials have actually reported remarkable improvements in depressive symptoms with psilocybin therapy. Psilocybin mushrooms can be eaten raw, dried, prepared with other food or brewed as a tea. Not as well recognized as a leisure celebration drug, magic mushrooms are usually used at social events. The magic mushrooms, or shrooms as they are colloquially called, contain Psilocybin and also Psilocin, outlawed compounds whose side effects include ecstasy, altered thinking and also hallucination. These mushrooms, which look much like the ones you have in your kitchen area, have a result similar to that of a light dose of medications like LSD.