Kanna, known as nature’s MDMA, is a succulent plant native to South Africa with a traditional history of ritual, ceremonial and recreational use.
Kanna contains the alkaloid mesembrine that stimulates serotonin and has SSRI capabilities.
Kanna is an empathogenic - it can open the heart, increase empathy and help one feel connection. It can relieve stress, anxiety, increase self-confidence, feelings of well-being and decrease inhibitions allowing deeper social contact. Effects can also include euphoria, feelings of tranquility, sensitivity to touch and aphrodisiac qualities.
Kanna can be consumed as a tea, smoking, added to food and beverages, or chewed in whole leaf form.
*Kanna is illegal in the state of LA.