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African psychedelic and psychoactive plants

Africa’s Forgotten Cradle of Psychoactive Plants – Global Psychoactive Plant Use Research

Documenting over 300 species of psychoactive plants being used for psychedelic and psychoactive purposes in African traditional medicine; the first comprehensive inventory of psychoactive plants from the continent. This includes plants with sedative, stimulant, memory enhancing and visionary entheogenic uses amongst others, for treating various conditions such as; Alzheimer's, dementia, insomnia, epilepsy, stress, anxiety and depression.