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DMT

N,N-dimethyltryptamine, C13H18N2 (mol. wt. 202.30)

DMT_2D_Structure

Tihkal #6.

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CAS22120-39-4

Dosage:

  • Oral

    DMT is ordinarily inactive orally, as it is broken down by monoamine oxidase. If taken in the presence of an MAO inhibitor, dosages are:

    • threshold, 20-30 mg
    • light, 30-50 mg
    • moderate, 50-60 mg
    • strong, 70 mg and up

    Source: Ott, Ayahuasca Analogues

  • Vaporized

    50 - 100 mg and you will see the mantids.


Taxa Containing DMT:

  • Acacia longifolia (Sydney golden wattle, golden wattle, long-leaved wattle, long-leaved acacia, sallow wattle, coast wattle, golden rods)
Minor alkaloid.
Major alkaloid.
Found in trace quantities in spinal fluid.
1.00%Root bark by dry weight

Preparations:

  • Ayahuasca
    "Ayahuasca" refers to a diverse complex of South American entheogenic brews, but classically comprises a source of DMT made orally active by the addition of a plant containing harmala alkaloids for monoamine oxidase inhibition.
  • DMT-containing snuffs
    Yopo, Cohoba, Epéna, Yakée, Vilca (Cebil), Nyakwana, Parica

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Modified 2/2/2001 13:33:28
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