What exactly is microdosing?
Microdosing in the magic mushroom world is a fairly a new trend. This involves taking in small doses of psilocybin around one-fifth of the normal dose. Microdosing is also done in a regular schedule. Many experts believe that microdosing works well when done every three days, especially in the morning. For those people who are considered to be advanced users of magic mushrooms, they know what is the right dosage for them and they take larger amounts of shrooms.
However, for those people who want to be more productive then microdosing is the best way to get that subtle internal shift. For people who have tried microdosing, they know that they get better mood and focus. They also reported an increase in the productivity and creativity that they have. There are even people who said that they found relief with microdosing especially in cases where depression occurs. Microdosing is also effective when it comes to treating headaches.
When digging deeper into microdosing, it is the one that is able to improve a number of different health conditions. There are also many individuals that opt for the feeling that they get with microdosing compared to the intense psychedelic effects that they will get with higher doses. Getting a psychedelic effect is the most common thing that most people experience when taking in magic mushrooms. Since microdosing have been considered as a new thing, only a few people have tried it. But for those who did, they claimed that they have an overall feeling of being better.
Microdosing is great for people who are health conscious. People that deals with anxiety have found relief when they started to do microdosing. There are also those who use microdosing in order to improve their learning ability. What microdosing does, in a nutshell, is to rebalance your health.
How long does the microdose effects last?
With the limited research available when it comes to microdosing of magic mushrooms, there are many misconceptions about it. There are people who believed that when microdosing magic mushrooms, its properties will be staying on the spinal cord for the rest of your life. What research says though is the exact opposite. It is the drug that will leave your system once it is being cleared in the blood. There are now many studies that showed that 50% of the substance leaves the system five hours after it has been ingested. But for a better reference, the microdosing effects can take between 15.13 and 28.05 hours then it will be cleared out of your system. For people that take in large doses of magic mushrooms that they can have an effect that can last for around 6-8 hours. For people that do microdosing the effect will last shorter. There are reports that show that with microdosing that you get an effect that will last for up to 4 hours.
Getting a better understanding of microdosing
A sub perceptual dose of psychedelics is the main concept of microdosing. This simply means that you are taking in amounts that are not high enough it causes substantial effects and changes in the individual’s perception of reality. When taking in microdoses of magic mushrooms you will not feel any changes in your mood, disposition, and even your mindset. There is still that effect but it is very subtle. In order to achieve these microdoses effect, you need to also know how to prepare them correctly.
How to do microdosing
You need to remember that fresh and dried shrooms are the ones that will have different quantities of psilocybin. You also have to remember that different strains also will have different eves of this substance. Even the different parts of the mushroom will have varying contents of psilocybin. And that is why in order for you to start microdosing, you need to dry a batch of magic mushrooms. Once dried, you can grind them into a powder form. As a start, you can take in 0.1 grams of powdered magic mushrooms. Once you will get use it its effect, you can then adjust it to your preferred dose.
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Understanding the effects of microdosing
Due to the psychedelic effects that microdosing have, it can give you an emotional turbulence. You need to know that psilocybin is the one that can amplify what you are currently feeling. And for this very reason you also need to make sure that you will assess your current state before consuming any dose of magic mushrooms. You need to remember that when planning to have a magic mushroom microdosing to make sure that you will be discussing it first with a health professional. Microdosing can have an adverse effect on people suffering from different conditions like psychosis, schizophrenia or severe anxiety. Always take note that when done in excess, microdosing can lead into a manic state which can intensify any underlying conditions that you have.