Yohimbine & Yohimbé Tree (Pausinystalia johimbe)

Yohimbine or quebrachine is a constituent of the bark of Pausinystalia johimbe, which has been used since ancient times in Africa as an aphrodisiac, tonic, and stimulant. Other species which may contain yohimbine are P. macroceras and P. trillesii. Nowadays, it is used mostly as a treatment for frigidity, impotence, and as a local anesthetic. It […]

African Dream Herb (Entada rheedii)

Designating this plant a herb is a bit of a stretch, especially in regards to its dream-enhancing effects. The part of Entada rheedii, also known as African Dream Herb, that is a known oneirogen, is the pulp/flesh within its seeds. With that in mind, calling it a “dream seed” would probably be more accurate. This […]

African Dream Root (Silene capensis/undulata)

Silene capensis, also known as African Dream Root, has been used as a dream-enhancing herbal supplement for possibly thousands of years. It originates from South Africa, more precisely from the tribal shamans of the Xhosa people. Locally, the plant is also known as ubulawu (together with the roots and barks of a number of other […]


Cannabis is by far the most popular psychoactive herb used worldwide. According to a UN report, some 162 million people, making up 4% of the world’s population, use cannabis at least once a year. Due to the legal stigma often associated with cannabis use, these numbers are probably negatively skewed though. Given that sort of […]


Creatine is a substance that occurs naturally in our body. It is produced in our liver, kidneys, and pancreas, and transported to the brain and muscles, when rapid energy deployment is needed. It basically acts as a quick reserve energy boost when we’re running low in oxygen and blood sugar. When taken as a supplement […]


Datura is a plant with psychoactive effects, which qualifies as a deliriant. Datura plants have been known to be poisonous. Despite that, it has been used throughout recorded history in the Americas, Europe, and India, for various ritual purposes and as medicine. There are some 9 species of Datura. The plant is also known as […]

Dextromethorphan (DXM)

Dextromethorphan (also known DXM) is the active ingredient in some OTC cough suppressant medications, such as Robitussin. Little do some people who use this medication know that it can also produce powerful dissociative effects with psychedelic properties not unlike those of ketamine and PCP, which are controlled drugs. Dosage Light dosages range from 75 mg […]

Dimenhydrinate (Dramamine)

The generic antihistamine dimenhydrinate is available under different brand names such as Dramamine. It is used for the prevention of various forms of motion sickness, dizziness, nausea, and vomiting. In addition to that, it is a decent dream modulator, although – based on anecdotal evidence – the experience it generates in this regard is often […]