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Chemicals

Facts on laughing gas (nitrous oxide)

Nitrous Oxide (N2O) is a simple gas that, when inhaled, causes rapid analgesia (pain relief), euphoria, mild sedation, and sometimes psychedelic dissociation.

5-MeO-DMT

5-MeO-DMT is a psychoactive tryptamine which was first identified in the mid 20th Century as a chemical in a South American plant entheogen.

Mescaline

Mescaline is a psychoactive phenethylamine chemical, best known for being the primary psychoactive component in peyote and San Pedro cacti.

Amphetamines

Amphetamines include both the specific chemical "amphetamine" and the general class of chemicals which share structural similaries.

Caffeine

Caffeine is a chemical with stimulant properties that is found in many plants including tea, coffee, and guarana.

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2 C-B

2C-B is a synthetic psychedelic that first gained popularity as a legal Ecstasy replacement in the mid 1980s.

MDMA/ecstasy

MDMA or ecstasy is a "psychedelic amphetamine" that has gained popularity because of its ability to produce strong feelings of comfort, empathy, and connection to others.

BZP

Benzylpiperazine (BZP) is a piperazine and a CNS stimulant.

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