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SummaryAn alkaloid found in many African plants most famously Iboga, with psychedelic and hallucinogenic properties. May be unpleasant. Traditionally used in tribal environments for coming-of-age rituals, it has recently been used as an alternative treatment for drug addiction although this usage has not been backed by conclusive data in humans. Has killed in overdose.
DoseOral Common: 16-22mg/kg NOTE: Doses are for Ibogaine Hcl. Potency of ibogaine root bark can vary from roughly 2.5-6% ibogaine content
Onset45-180 minutes
Duration24-30 hours
After-effects24-72 hours
EffectsAddiction help, Euphoria, empathy, insight, brightened colour, Closed/Open eye visuals, enhanced tactile sensation, mental/physical stimulation, decreased appetite, pupil constriction, restlessness, change in perception, ego softening, sweating/chills, muscle tension, confusion, insomnia.