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Question about dilated pupils
    #2674473 - 05/13/04 05:59 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

I am wondering why things aren't super bright or out of focus when one takes a drug like cannabis or mushrooms, which greatly dilate the pupils. Does the brain somehow compensate? And couldn't the amount of light entering pupils that are twice their normal size for the given light cause damage to the eyes? I don't understand how things can appear at about the right brightness and in focus when the pupils are that dilated.

If there are any papers on this, I would appreciate the info.

Thanks.


Edited by megaman3 (05/13/04 06:03 PM)


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Re: Question about dilated pupils [Re: megaman3]
    #2675199 - 05/13/04 08:43 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

I don't know about you, but things always seem super bright and out of focus to me when I'm tripping.


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Re: Question about dilated pupils [Re: djd586]
    #2675358 - 05/13/04 09:18 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

lol, yeah, vibrant and bright. that's half the fun :smile:


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Re: Question about dilated pupils [Re: djd586]
    #2675378 - 05/13/04 09:20 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

yep, bright


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Re: Question about dilated pupils [Re: megaman3]
    #2675487 - 05/13/04 09:43 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

marijuana does not cause dialated eyes wtf  :confused:

yes shit is brighter on shrooms, i guess you just dont take the time to notice this change.  thats how i know shrooms are starting to kick in, shit gets brighter.


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Re: Question about dilated pupils [Re: ]
    #2676961 - 05/14/04 08:38 AM (12 years, 9 months ago)

Hmm ok, this is contradictory to what I have read so far.


Edited by megaman3 (02/12/06 11:19 AM)


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Re: Question about dilated pupils [Re: megaman3]
    #2715447 - 05/22/04 07:36 PM (12 years, 9 months ago)

I like tripping on full moons, I usually end up seeing better than during the day


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