“Ayahuasca,” the South American hallucinogenic drink: An ethnobotanical and chemical investigation

L Rivier, JE Lindgren - Economic Botany, 1972 - Springer

Focus: Ayahuasca


Abstract The Sharanahua and Culina, small Indian tribes located in the southwestern Amazon basin, use a hallucinogenic drink for medicinal and social purposes. This decoction, called “Ayahuasca” in Peru, is prepared from Banisteriopsis Caapi stems and …

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