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Eating Too Much of These Foods May Cause Hallucinations

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JAKARTA, NNC - There is no doubt that food can induce a person's emotions or feelings. Eating chocolates can encourage feelings of pleasure, and even some foods that have the effect of increasing the passion.

However, there are also some foods that are apparently causing hallucinations due to the contents in those foods that are consumed surpassing the normal dosage. As reported by Boldsky, the following ten foods that give off hallucination effect are:

1. Chili

Chili causes hallucinations because capsaicin compounds in chilies stimulate the body to over-produce endorphins to make you feel excited and slightly "drunk". Well, if you eat excessive chili, then natural endorphins in chili can create a feeling of euphoria in yourself, even can cause you to faint.

2. Nutmeg

Nutmeg contains organic compounds called myristicin which can make you feel dizzy and paranoid if consumed in large quantities.

3. Coffee

Coffee is another drink that can cause hallucinations if taken in large quantities. That's because of the caffeine content in it that makes you hallucinate. Caffeine poisoning happens faster than you actually think.

4. Stilton Cheese

This type of cheese when you eat it will give you a strange sight. Other types of cheeses, such as blue cheese (blue cheese) also called can make you hallucinate with amazing dreams. Of course if you consume it in large quantities.

5. Mulberry Fruit

Mulberry fruit can cause mild hallucinations. Even so, mulberry fruit or in Indonesia also known as bebesaran not only delicious to eat directly but also provide benefits for skin health.

6. Poppy Seeds

Seed derived from the Middle East is indeed widely used as a food ingredient and cake. This seed is produced by poppy opium, the fruit of the opium tree that is often processed into narcotics. Therefore, to consume poppy seeds must be within the limits safe for consumption. If consumed in large quantities, not only cause psychological effects but can interfere with the psychological.

7. Rye Bread

Rye Bread, Scandinavian bread, is a wheat bread containing ergot mushrooms that can give hallucinations. Conditions of poisoning due to ergotamine-infected rye flour (rye). Side effects of this poisoning in the form of hallucinations, seizures, or numbness in the fingers.

8. Magic Mushrooms

These are various fungi that have psychedelic compounds such as psilocybin and psilocin, which simply make you hallucinate.

9. Cotton Fish

Cotton fish or also known as sea bream. This fish is usually used as salted fish. However, these fish can give hallucinatory effects derived from a substance called indole. This substance is found in algae eaten by the fish.

10. Sage

Sage is part of the Lamiaceae plant family (mint) along with other herbs such as oregano, rosemary and lavender. Sage has a myriad of health benefits but also causes hallucinations.