Home | Community | Message Board


Everything Mushrooms
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!

Jump to first unread post. Pages: 1
OfflineinTRAVISweTRUST
Dionysus

Registered: 03/05/04
Posts: 12
Last seen: 11 years, 1 month
Dose when serotonin is high?
    #2708624 - 05/21/04 12:09 AM (12 years, 11 months ago)

My girlfriend has high serotonin and used to take medecine for it, but not anymore. She want's to take mushrooms for her first time, but is skeptical because she thinks that her high level of serotonin will make her have a bad experience.

What do you guys think? I'm sorta clusless when it comes to psychology... I have yet to take classes.


--------------------
Walk tall, kick ass, learn arabic, love music and never forget that you come from a long line of truth seekers, lovers & warriors.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleHeavyToilet
The Heaviest OfThem All
Male

Registered: 08/06/03
Posts: 9,458
Loc: British Columbia
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: inTRAVISweTRUST]
    #2709538 - 05/21/04 03:02 AM (12 years, 11 months ago)

I don't think there is such a thing as high serotonin or low serotonin levels. Serotonin levels very a huge amount.
Assuming she does have high serotonin, what exactly is the downfall of this? What problems could occur?
Perhaps it does exist and I just haven't heard of it. But since the levels very so much, I doubt they can say whos serotonin levels are too high and whos are too low.


Oh, I'm sure there will be no problem. It doesn't even make any sense how having a large amount of serotonin would cause a bad experience.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineinTRAVISweTRUST
Dionysus

Registered: 03/05/04
Posts: 12
Last seen: 11 years, 1 month
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: HeavyToilet]
    #2709674 - 05/21/04 03:32 AM (12 years, 11 months ago)

apparently there's a depression that is the result from her serotonin. She explains to me there's depression medecine that lowers serotonin and there's medecine that also does vice versa... ....


--------------------
Walk tall, kick ass, learn arabic, love music and never forget that you come from a long line of truth seekers, lovers & warriors.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlinerepemon
journeyman
Registered: 04/25/04
Posts: 158
Last seen: 12 years, 1 month
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: inTRAVISweTRUST]
    #2710664 - 05/21/04 12:58 PM (12 years, 11 months ago)

Yeah I assume that having large amounts of serotonin could lead to depression (as when levels drop it will feel more overwhelming? to person that has alot of serotonin instead of one who doesnt).

I dont still see how this could lead to bad experience, though I wouldnt take a shitload of shrooms first as she could be more sensitive? Or something.

Dont trust me I dont know for sure :smile:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
Offlineentiformatie
EvolutionaryMovements
Male
Registered: 03/06/03
Posts: 1,043
Loc: miami, florida
Last seen: 8 years, 5 months
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: repemon]
    #2718484 - 05/23/04 03:27 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

serotonin isn't just a chemical in your brain that makes you happy. from what I understand, it allows you to feel emotions (and controls a whole lot of other shit, like diet, sleep, etc). I figure too little makes you apathetic, never a good feeling. Too much could probably make you overly sensitive, and prone to mood swings.


--------------------
/opinion
.sean


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineVulture
Pursuer ofWisdom
 User Gallery

Registered: 06/18/02
Posts: 3,546
Loc: SC
Last seen: 2 years, 1 month
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: entiformatie]
    #2718582 - 05/23/04 03:50 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

serotonin regulates your whole perception and consioness from what i understand. Dopamine would be hte feel good chemical.


--------------------
Work like you dont need the money.

Love like you never been hurt.

Dance like nobody is watching.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleJohn
ssdp.org

Registered: 08/08/03
Posts: 7,026
Loc: Vancouver, B.C.
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: Vulture]
    #2719856 - 05/23/04 09:05 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

aerotonin regulate sleep, moods, and emotinal state including depression.

too little makes you depressed to much makes you more social, talktive, empthitatic (sp?) ect. high serotonin is hardly a problem, i'm guessing she has low levels and takes a ssri to INCREASE serotonin levels not deplete them.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleJohn
ssdp.org

Registered: 08/08/03
Posts: 7,026
Loc: Vancouver, B.C.
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: John]
    #2719864 - 05/23/04 09:06 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

you get higher levels of serotonin when you fall in love or similar situations, if it actually were a problem your brain would down grade recptors to correct the situation, no drugs needed.


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
OfflineMagicGirL
I'm Rich, Bitch!

Registered: 04/28/04
Posts: 79
Last seen: 12 years, 10 months
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: inTRAVISweTRUST]
    #2722716 - 05/24/04 02:25 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

I have depression and when I have dosed when I have taken medication, I've taken up to 10 fresh shrooms, and NOTHING. since I've been taking shrooms, without meds, I trip lke crazy on three or four. It is true that meds can halt the trip....


--------------------
I may have lost my virginity, but I still have the ORIGINAL BOX it came in :smile:


Post Extras: Print Post  Remind Me! Notify Moderator
InvisibleJohn
ssdp.org

Registered: 08/08/03
Posts: 7,026
Loc: Vancouver, B.C.
Re: Dose when serotonin is high? [Re: MagicGirL]
    #2724142 - 05/24/04 07:50 PM (12 years, 10 months ago)

yeah ssri's will diminish effect of psychedelics


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

Mushrooms, Mycology and Psychedelics >> The Psychedelic Experience

Similar ThreadsPosterViewsRepliesLast post
* Combating depression whilst coming down/ the day after oONemesisOo 2,924 18 09/14/07 08:48 PM
by danlennon3
* Shrooming: dose ? hendriXperience 1,347 17 10/26/07 04:44 AM
by yageman
* mescaline/ depression
( 1 2 all )
Littlewing70 17,834 28 11/04/05 01:39 AM
by Koala Koolio
* Getting ready for a LEVEL 5 trip deafmutelame 2,663 18 03/10/09 12:18 PM
by flip3084
* Serious question. Safe location for a level 5 trip? GabrielKnight 1,170 10 12/31/04 12:49 AM
by newusername222
* Psilocybin dose for migraines Psychedelica 13,350 16 07/06/14 11:30 AM
by Universe
* Who has dosed one oz of shrooms here?
( 1 2 all )
Cracka_X 4,129 24 06/14/03 11:49 PM
by Boppity604
* High doses? buddatwo 906 13 07/24/03 01:00 PM
by buddatwo

Extra information
You cannot start new topics / You cannot reply to topics
HTML is disabled / BBCode is enabled
Moderator: psilocybinjunkie, Asante, Rose, sui, karode13, LSDreamer
1,134 topic views. 2 members, 313 guests and 16 web crawlers are browsing this forum.
[ Toggle Favorite | Print Topic | Stats ]
Search this thread:
Azarius
Please support our sponsors.

Copyright 1997-2017 Mind Media. Some rights reserved.

Generated in 0.043 seconds spending 0.005 seconds on 14 queries.