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Submission + - LSD Alleviates 'Suicide Headaches' (sciencemag.org)

sciencehabit writes: Patients suffering from the agony of cluster headaches will take anything to dull the pain, even LSD, it turns out. Results from a pilot study reveal that six patients treated with 2-bromo-LSD, a nonhallucinogenic analog of LSD, showed a significant reduction in cluster headaches per day; some were free of the attacks for weeks or months. And some of these patients are still reporting significant relief more than a year after they were treated with the compound.
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LSD Alleviates 'Suicide Headaches'

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