Study Suggests Benefits of Microdosing Psychedelics Could Be Tied To The Placebo Effect

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World News News Study suggests benefits of microdosing psychedelics could be tied to the placebo effect “Anecdotal reports about the benefits of microdosing are almost certainly biased by the placebo effect,” says lead author Balázs Szigeti. Author of the article:The GrowthOp “Our findings confirmed some of the beneficial psychological effects of microdosing from anecdotal reports and observational studies, such as improved sense of well-being and life satisfaction. But we see the same improvements among participants taking placebos,” says lead author Balázs Szigeti. / PHOTO BY WIKIMEDIA COMMONS

Research on the efficacy of microdosing psychedelics is limited, but a new study suggests that the placebo effect may play a factor in positive outcomes.

Although microdosing, taking regular small doses of psychedelics like LSD and psilocybin, has been popular for years, a study from Imperial College London suggests that the benefits derived from the practice could be shaped by people’s expectations.

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