Salvia divinorum


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Salvia divinorum

A psychoactive plant native to the cloud forest of Oaxaca, Mexico, which has long been used by shamans to induce visions during healing. The plant owes it dissociative effects to salvinorum A, which differs structurally from other natural hallucinogens and acts on the kappa opioid receptor. It has a low toxicity (high LD50) and minimal addictive potential.

Salvia divinorum

A species native to Mexico, chewed or smoked for its euphoric and hallucinogenic effects.
See also: Salvia
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Although no national restrictions on Salvia divinorum exist, numerous states including Florida, Missouri, Louisiana and Delaware have banned the substance.
Thus, Salvia divinorum is considered to be a powerful herb with both medicinal and spiritual value within its indigenous context.
Make Salvia illegal (H 4434) - The House approved and sent to the Senate a proposal classifying Salvia Divinorum as a class C substance and making its use illegal in Massachusetts.
For example, though the federal government has not found the need to criminalize salvia divinorum, nor has more than half of our sister states, the Legislature has determined that we must add another natural herb to the list of illicit drugs and let the undermanned, underpaid justice system figure out a way to enforce it.
A loophole means Salvia Divinorum, more potent than LSD, is on sale in Tyneside shops, and there's nothing the authorities can do about it.
Salvia divinorum is a perennial herb of the mint family and is native to the Sierra Mazateca region of Oaxaca, Mexico.
Drugs of the dreaming; oneirogens, Salvia divinorum and other dream-enhancing plants.
New age collections strong in health and drug and dreaming properties will find DRUGS OF THE DREAMING: ONEIROGENS: SALVIA DIVINORUM AND OTHER DREAM-ENHANCING PLANTS to be an essential acquisition.
695 FLANAGAN Prohibits the sale of salvia divinorum, also known as "Diviner's Sage" or "Sage of the Seers", to persons in New York state; defines salvia divinorum; sets penalties for sale and provides a defense.
The drug comes from the plant Salvia Divinorum, which is the strongest naturally-occurring hallucinogenic.
Salvinorin A is a neoclerodane diterpene and is the active component in plant, Salvia divinorum.