Kanna, or Sceletium tortuosum, is an interesting succulent known for its potentially antidepressant and psychoactive effects. The use of Kanna goes back centuries, mainly within local and traditional healing practices in South Africa, particularly by the Hottentots in the Western Cape province. These indigenous populations praised Kanna for its ability to improve mood and for the calming, euphoric and relaxing effects it can provide.
Kanna (Sceletium tortuosum)
- Improves mood
- Socially stimulating
- Relaxing effect
- Increased sensitivity to touch
Place a knife tip (25 mg) of Kanna powder under the tongue. Or add 1 to 3 grams to a cup of tea, let steep for 10 minutes. Add some honey if necessary and drink it.
Store this product in a cool and dark place such as a kitchen cabinet and out of the reach of children.
Kanna Mystic Herbs McSmart – 5 grams.
Kanna (Sceletium toruosum) acts as a selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI). Do not combine with other SSRIs (Seroxat, Prozac) or MAOIs. If so, always consult your doctor first and read your medication’s package insert to avoid health risks. Also, do not use Kanna if you are pregnant or breastfeeding.