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SummaryA family of plants containing various Tropane alkaloids. Produces long-lasting deliriant effects including very realistic and often unpleasant hallucinations along with short-term amnesia. Datura plants are toxic to humans, and potency varies greatly from plant-to-plant, making the drug extremely difficult to dose safely. Not typically regarded as recreational.
Onset60-120 minutes
Duration12-72+ hours.
Effectssurreal interactions with world, hallucinations, dry mouth, nausea, fear, anxiety, amnesia, difficulty breathing, confusion, delirium
AvoidYes. Just avoid it.
After-effects24-72 hours
WarningDatura can be incredibly dangerous, dosing can be hard to determine and caution should be used. In general this drug should be avoided.