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Tastes Like Burning
Voacanaga africana
by Hempeater
Citation:   Hempeater. "Tastes Like Burning: An Experience with Voacanaga africana (exp70019)". Erowid.org. Jan 4, 2009. erowid.org/exp/70019

 
DOSE:
5.0 g oral Voacanga africana (tea)

BODY WEIGHT: 130 lb


Made tea from 5 grams of voacanga africana root. I let it steep for an hour. Smells like ginseng, tastes fiery, awful.

1:00 - Finished drinking the tea.

2:30 - Mild stimulant effect, similar to caffeine. Not much else as far as I can tell.

5:00 - Still feel the effect. It's not a bad caffeine substitute if not for the flavour.

Exp Year: 2008ExpID: 70019
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jan 4, 2009Views: 12,121
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