Joseph Zorzin <redoak at vgernet.net> wrote:
>Alain Gerault wrote:
>> Summary :
>> The authors report the fatality of a 22-year-old man after he and a group of
>> friends voluntarily consumed hallucinogenic mushrooms, in this case Psilocybe
>> semilanceata (Fr. : Fr.) Kummer. According to the best of our knowledge, this
>> cosmopolitan species had never caused any fatality, this is the first
>> observation of this type ever made in the world, so the so-called inocuousness
>> of halluninogenic muhrooms is now questionned.
>>>> : email :
>> Alain.Gérault at shom.fr
>Yuh, but he took 50? That many asperin would surely kill you too.
Just some useless info for ya. The LD50 (Lethal Dose ) rate for
aspirin is 1000 mg./kg. The math works out to : for a 175lb. man
eating aspirin at 325mg./tablet=approx. 240 tablets. I know your going
to want to file that away for future reference somewhere!