Home | Community | Message Board


ElevationChemicals.com - Reagent Test Kits
Please support our sponsors.

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> The Psychedelic Experience

Welcome to the Shroomery Message Board! You are experiencing a small sample of what the site has to offer. Please login or register to post messages and view our exclusive members-only content. You'll gain access to additional forums, file attachments, board customizations, encrypted private messages, and much more!

Unfolding Nature Shop: Unfolding Nature: Being in the Implicate Order

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
Offlineaimee
Stranger
 User Gallery
Registered: 09/22/11
Posts: 17
Last seen: 9 years, 27 days
Wellbutrin and Shrooms?
    #15120279 - 09/23/11 12:34 AM (9 years, 7 months ago)

Hey guys, I'm currently taking 400 mg daily of Bupropion (Wellbutrin) and I'm having my first trip on shrooms this Saturday night. I took my meds this morning and am not planning on taking them tomorrow or Saturday. Should my trip be okay since I am not taking it two days prior? And also Bupropion is not an SSRI so it won't affect serotonin. Any info would be appreciated!


Post Extras: Filter  Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineBothHands
Dog Coffee
Female User Gallery


Registered: 10/28/09
Posts: 13,177
Loc: Flag
Last seen: 2 years, 2 months
Re: Wellbutrin and Shrooms? [Re: aimee]
    #15120314 - 09/23/11 12:41 AM (9 years, 7 months ago)

Think of it this way:

Your brain is used to having a certain level of dopamine.  We'll call the arbitrary amount "units"

Say your brain is used to having 50 units of dopamine.  Adding 25 units will have a large impact on your reward centers.  It's a 50% increase.

Now add wellbutrin, which increases your dopamine level significantly.  Now your brain has 400 units of dopamine.  Now if you add 25 units, it's just a drop in the bucket, and your brain barely even notices the change.


Now, let's say your brain is used to 400 units, and you stop taking the wellbutrin.  Now your brain is used to 400, but only has 50.  Now you add 25, and you're only at 75.  But you're used to 400.  you're wayy under what you're used to, so you're actually worse off.

You need to come off the medication long enough for your brain to get used to the normal level again, so it's more sensitive to changes.  This takes time.  More than two days.


Dopamine isn't the primary neurotransmitter involved in a shroom trip.  So the majority of your trip will be the same.  You'll still see stuff the same way you would without the wellbutrin.  You'll still have a very altered state of consciousness, and think in a different way.  But the euphoria, and the meaningfulness of the thoughts and ideas you might have could potentially be diminished significantly.


--------------------
Put America to sleep with warm milk and clich├ęs.


Post Extras: Filter  Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Jump to top. Pages: 1

Unfolding Nature Shop: Unfolding Nature: Being in the Implicate Order

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> The Psychedelic Experience

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Questions on mixing shrooms and E Gabble Ratchet 7,971 11 02/24/20 03:31 PM
by BobLazar
* Do you give home grown shrooms for free?
( 1 2 3 4 all )
shroom_assassin 17,062 68 05/01/21 11:48 PM
by Shakedown Street
* Reaction to shrooms... Old_Man_Trouble 8,487 18 08/10/01 07:26 PM
by Alien
* Post deleted by Moe Howard bigidiot 3,563 18 08/27/01 12:55 AM
by Maxawow
* Re: lsd and/or shrooms and obssive compulsive disorder jebus 4,988 9 04/13/01 06:56 PM
by Bleuboxo
* Shroom Tea Kitten 52,147 4 09/06/01 02:54 AM
by shroom-girlie
* Re: Tryin shrooms for the first time, need help. Biffster 4,711 1 03/21/01 07:35 PM
by shroom-girlie
* Shroom Dosing and Misinformation
( 1 2 all )
Trip_Out_7 8,536 32 05/01/21 12:41 AM
by Sub-Easy

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: psilocybinjunkie, Asante, Rose, karode13, LogicaL Chaos, bodhisatta
3,909 topic views. 0 members, 64 guests and 42 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Print Topic ]
Search this thread:
Cannabis Seeds - Original Sensible Seeds
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2021 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.022 seconds spending 0.009 seconds on 16 queries.