Mushroom is a delicacy in every household kitchen, but there are types of mushrooms that are
not so commonly used as an ingredient in the cooking process. The magic mushrooms are more
popularly known as shrooms and are rich in psilocybin, a component responsible for creating a
euphoric atmosphere for its users. There are almost 180 species of shrooms available out there.
Every shroom has a different effect on the user by providing them with mild to severe
hallucinations. It also depends on the physical condition of the user. This article will help you
understand the magical mushrooms and give you an idea about the mushroom dosage chart.
How does the dosage of magic mushrooms affect the user?
The shrooms have been in the market for some time now. Many countries have put a stop to its
consumption as they are highly euphoric. This means that the user will experience things that
are not there. Some people have even gone to the extent of experiencing god. The component
called psilocybin is the active ingredient in the shrooms and the main cause of all the
hallucinations. The different types of dosages in connection with magic mushrooms are given
Microdose (0.1 to 0.5 grams)
Also known as sub-perceptual dosage, it does not give you any hallucinating effect. The small
doses can help people suffering from anxiety issues and are also used to treat depression.
Micro dosing can help the user focus and enhance the mood. You can continue with all the
normal activities in your day-to-day life.
Low dose (0.5 to 2 grams)
While going for the low dosage, the user will usually feel slightly high or have psychedelic
effects. The user can go about his normal routine with a bit of a satisfying feeling. Enhancing
your enjoyment, trying to experiment with the dosages all can be done with this type of magic mushroom dosage.
Moderate dose (2 grams to 3.5 grams)
The magic mushroom moderate dosage is for people who want to experience a sense of
euphoria. The user will have a joyful high and will experience a more hallucinating experience.
The user will also go through confusion and paranoia.
High mushroom dosage(3.5 to 5 grams)
The high mushroom dosage user will experience high-intensity changes to his mood,
perception, and thinking. He will also experience a spiritual high and feel a more intimate
relationship with himself and the people around him. the user may feel an aura around him and
experience the divine entity.
The heroic dose ( approximately 5 grams)
This is completely different from the other doses of magic mushroom. As put forth by Terrance
Mc Kenna, an ethnobotanist, a heroic dose is where the user is completely or fully unaware of
his surroundings and is on a mythical journey of his own. They feel completely satisfied with
life. Becoming one with the almighty and experiencing his inner self.
Overdose of magic mushrooms
When you are indulging in magic mushrooms, it is better you know the correct dosage.
Different mushrooms have different psilocybin content, and due to this, they have different
effects on the body. The user’s physical condition also should be taken into account. So, can
you overdose on shrooms? The possibility for this is very rare, but if you still have managed to
overdose yourself, then you become disillusioned, have an extremely high level of euphoria,
you will have severe panic attacks, etc. in short, while you are indulging in magic mushrooms,
make sure that you are taking the correct dosage of the magical shrooms and that you are
capable enough to deal with the effects of the magic mushrooms on you.