Dextromethorphan is a cough suppressant medication given to treat coughs. Some individuals, however, take it for recreational purposes in order to get high. Dextromethorphan can cause hallucinations and induce feelings of euphoria. On the streets, this is known as robo-tripping. The most commonly abused brands of Dextromethorphan are Robitussin and Coricidin.
Ketamine is an anesthetic given mostly to animals by veterinarians. However, it can also be used on human beings for the same purpose. It is an addictive psychedelic that some individuals take recreationally order to hallucinate. It is popularly used by the clubbing crowd.
LSD is a very popular psychedelic, hallucinogenic drug. It is often taken either in liquid form or via a blotter. Persons take it in order to alter their senses so that they see and hear thing that aren't there. It is also available in capsule or tablet form and is most often ingested orally. An acid trip may last up to 12 hours.
Mescaline is a hallucinogenic substance taken from the peyote cactus. It has been used for some time by individuals who reside in the northern regions in Mexico, and the southwestern portion of United States, often times in religious ceremonies. Mescaline causes people to hallucinate. Individuals may see visions and experience feelings of euphoria. It can also cause anxiety and fear.
Psilocybe mushrooms are hallucinogens that grow naturally. Individuals use them to induce hallucinations. Some take it to become more introspective and perhaps for religious purposes. This substance has been used as a mind altering drug for many years, especially in Mexico.
PCP is a hallucinogen that is similar to LSD. However, it poses more risk. Once considered for use as an anesthetic, this purpose for the drug was shelved after the side effects became known. It can cause people to act violently and there is the risk for coma, convulsions and even death. Not only is PCP a hallucinogen but it can also act as a depressant, stimulant and anesthetic.
Peyote is a small cactus plant with no spine. The primary ingredient in the cactus which causes people to get high or hallucinate, is mescaline. It has been used for many years by individuals in the northern part of Mexico and also in the southwestern region of the United States, primarily in religious ceremonies. Today, individuals take substances from the cactus in order to get high and induce hallucinations.