What is Psilocybin? .Psilocybin is a psychoactive compound found in many different species of psychedelic fungi. This alkaloid is responsible for the psychedelic effects felt after ingesting high doses of species such as Psilocybe cubensis, Psilocybe semilanceata, and Psilocybe mexicana.
There are more than 180 different species of psilocybin-containing mushrooms growing across the globe. Psilocybin has been used for centuries in traditional ceremonies and rituals in different cultures worldwide.
Now, the compound is being widely studied for its potential to treat a variety of mental health conditions.
Psilocybin has proved to be effective in treating mental health conditions such as PTSD, anxiety, and depression. So, can you use psilocybin to help curb ADHD symptoms? Is it an effective treatment, and can it be used instead of more traditional ADHD medications?