Legal status of psychoactive Amanita mushrooms

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This is a list of the legality of muscimol mushrooms by country.

Country Possession Sale Transport Cultivation Notes

 Australia[edit]

Illegal Illegal Illegal Illegal

Amanita muscaria is illegal in Australia as muscimol is a schedule 9 drug. [1]

 Sweden[edit]

Legal Legal Legal Legal

 Romania[edit]

Illegal Illegal Illegal Illegal [citation needed]

 The Netherlands[edit]

Amanita muscaria and Amanita pantherina are illegal to buy, sell, or possess since December 2008. Possession of amounts larger than 0.5 g dried or 5 g fresh lead to a criminal charge.[2]

 Thailand[edit]

The use, storage, transportation and distribution of Amanita mushrooms is illegal. According to Thai law, hallucinogenic mushrooms relates to the Five Category of drugs.[3]

 Ukraine[edit]

Amanita mushroom is not included in the list of prohibited drugs in Ukraine. However, some species of these fungi may contain DMT, which is prohibited by law.

 United States[edit]

Legal in most states with few exceptions mentioned below.

In Louisiana, except for ornamental purposes, growing, selling or possessing Amanita muscaria is prohibited by Louisiana State Act 159.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Poisons Standard". www.legislation.gov.au.
  2. ^ "wetten.nl - Regeling - Opiumwet - BWBR0001941". wetten.overheid.nl (in Dutch).
  3. ^ "Laws in Thailand - Guide for Tourists to Thailand laws". thailawforum.com. Retrieved 7 March 2019.