Effect Categories - Physical Enhancements

Physical enhancements are defined as any subjective effect that increases or intensifies a facet of a person's physical body.

This page lists the various physical enhancements that can occur under the influence of certain psychoactive compounds.


  • Appetite enhancement

    Appetite enhancement (also known as "the munchies") can be described as the experience of a distinct increase in a person's sense of hunger and appetite. It is most commonly induced under the influence of moderate dosages of orexigenic compounds, such as cannabinoids, mirtazapine, and quetiapine.

  • Bodily control enhancement

    Bodily control enhancement can be described as feeling as if there has been a distinct increase in a person's ability to control their physical body with precision, balance, coordination, and dexterity. It is most commonly induced under the influence of moderate dosages of stimulating psychedelics, such as LSD, 2C-B, and DOC.

  • Increased libido

    Increased libido can be described as a distinct increase in feelings of sexual desire, the anticipation of sexual activity, and the likelihood that a person will view the context of a given situation as sexual in nature. It is most commonly induced under the influence of moderate dosages of stimulant compounds, particularly dopaminergic stimulants such as methamphetamine and cocaine.

  • Stamina enhancement

    Stamina enhancement can be described as an increased ability to engage in physically and mentally taxing activities without the development of fatigue. It most commonly occurs under the influence of stimulants such as amphetamine and specific psychedelics such as LSD.

  • Stimulation

    Stimulation can be described as an increase in a person's physical energy levels and are beneficial when it comes to feelings of wakefulness, movement, performing tasks, talkativeness, and general exercise. It is most commonly induced under the influence of moderate dosages of stimulant compounds, particularly dopaminergic stimulants such as amphetamine, methylphenidate, MDMA, and cocaine.