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MDMA-assisted PTSD therapy significantly more effective than therapy without psychedelics

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  • In the USA alone, more than 3,000,000 people suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
  • Many of them don’t respond well to the conventional psychotherapy + medication treatments.
  • New study shows that psychedelics can be a safe and effective agent in warding off PTSD.
  • The findings, based on 6 clinical trials in 4 countries, show that MDMA-assisted psychotherapy is significantly more effective compared to alternatives.

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