Magic mushrooms are classified as hallucinogens, which change the way people perceive their surroundings. They can distort all senses so that users see or hear things that do not exist. They can also interfere with thought processes and may distort the user’s sense of reality, time and emotions.
This fact sheet includes:
- What are magic mushrooms?
- How many people use magic mushrooms?
- What are the effects?
- What are the risks?