Trying Shrooms for the First Time? Here's How Much You Should Take

Those with interest in taking a first dose of magic mushrooms need some guidance. But how much shrooms should a beginner take before taking the leap?

Magic mushrooms are classified as psychedelics due to the fact they contain two active, hallucinogenic compounds, psilocybin and psilocin.

The process of microdosing magic mushrooms means taking small doses of these psychedelics. The practice is becoming more popular — and not only for individuals dealing with depression or anxiety.

How Much Shrooms Should A Beginner Take? Finding Your Why

Why you’re interested in magic mushrooms will reflect on your dose and whether or not you need professional guidance.

If you’re struggling with treatment-resistant depression or anxiety, there are states which have now approved their use in therapy. 

Identify The Right Source

The question of purity and potency plays a huge role as getting your shrooms from an unidentified source could be quite dangerous.

Mixing Shrooms With Other Medications

If currently on medications or having ongoing therapy, the way shrooms are going to impact you could be different.

Previous Experience Using Psychedelics

If you’ve already had an experience with psychedelics, you may already understand how your body and mind react to different hallucinogens.

Keep in mind that your experience might still be different, as each psychedelic has its own way of entering and interacting with the body.

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