5-MeO-DMT packaging

Books About 5-MeO-DMT

A close relative of DMT & bufotenin (5-HO-DMT), 5-MeO-DMT (5-methoxy-N,N-dimethyltryptamine) is an entheogenic tryptamine found in nature in a wide variety of plant species, as well as in the famous Sonoran Desert toad. First synthesised in 1936, this intriguing substance was later isolated from naturally-occurring material in 1959, as a component of the psychoactive Anadenanthera peregrina seeds (used in several traditional snuff decoctions). Apart from traditional Amazonian use…


Jesse Jarnow – ‘Heads: A Biography of Psychedelic America’ (2016)

This entry is part 17 of 19 in the series Countercultural History

A valuable addition to the countercultural canon written in 2016 by music journalist Jesse Jarnow, ‘Heads: A Biography of Psychedelic America’ documents the sprawling American psychedelic underground over the last half-century or thereabouts…