Shows Hamilton's Pharmacopeia

Getting High on HIV Medication - Full Length

The next video will play in {s} seconds. Click here to remain on current page

Hamilton Morris, VICE's resident expert in all substances mind-bending, dopamine-inducing, and enstoning, spans the globe in search of the perfect buzz.

All Episodes

  • Getting High on HIV Medication

    In 1998, the antiretroviral drug efavirenz was approved for treatment of HIV infection, and patients soon began to report hallucinations. Hamilton Morris travels to South Africa to interview efavirenz abusers and dealers and study how the life-saving medicine became part of a dan…

  • Getting High on HIV Medication - Trailer

    In 1998, the antiretroviral drug efavirenz was approved for treatment of HIV infection, and patients soon began to report hallucinations. Hamilton Morris travels to South Africa to interview efavirenz abusers and dealers and study how the life-saving medicine became part of a dan…

  • Swazi Gold

    Hamilton Morris travels to Swaziland hoping to chemically analyze the cannabinoids present in some of the local strains. Instead, he finds a country steeped in political corruption and economic turmoil.

  • The Ambien Effect

    Ambien has been prescribed to millions of insomniacs, yet most people are seldom aware it also possesses the ability to normalize functioning in certain types of damaged neurons, a phenomenon called "the Ambien effect." The first awakening occurred in 1999 when a man who had spen…

  • Tanks for the Memories

    With comedian Joe Rogan as his guide, Hamilton Morris travels across the United States seeking new heights of sensory deprivation. In part one, he investigates what happens to the mind, body, and spirit while inside the tank.

  • Tanks for the Memories - Trailer

    With comedian Joe Rogan as his guide, Hamilton Morris travels across the United States seeking new heights of sensory deprivation. The full episode is coming soon to Vice.com.

  • Hamilton and the Philosopher's Stone

    In the bucolic pastures of Hazerswoude-Dorp, Holland, nestled in verdant fields of ruminating Holsteins, lazy windmills, and pert tulips, lies a quaint Dutch farm that functions as the world's largest psilocybin-containing-truffle factory.

  • Getting High on Krystle

    There is no facile synthesis of the events that transpired at the Wamego missile silo between October 1 and November 4, 2000. The available information is a viscous solution of truths, half-lies, three-quarter truths, and outright lies, the fractionation of which yields no pure p…

  • Getting High on Krystle - Trailer

    At the dawn of the millennium all of the inhabitants of the worlds largest LSD laboratory were arrested, except one...Krystle Cole.

  • Nzambi

    Hamilton goes to speak with Wade Davis, author of The Serpent and the Rainbow, world renowned ethnobotanist and (don't call him a) Zombieologist.

  • SiHKAL: Shulgins I Have Known and Loved

    An epic love-fest on the man who birthed Ecstasy in a test-tube.

  • The Icelandic Skin-Disease Mushroom Fashion Fiasco

    Sent to Iceland on the pretense of covering fashion week, Hamilton Morris and VICE take the opportunity to instead search the country for its native psychoactive mushrooms.

  • The Sapo Diaries

    VICE heads into the Amazon on a hunt for its most hallucinogenic tree frogs, but federal agents, monster bugs, and an inept shaman keep getting in the way.