San Pedro cactus Powder (Trichocereus Pachanoi) Huachuma wachuma Echinopsis
$ 18.00 – $ 190.00
It has been part of various magical-religious events dating from Pre-Hispanic times. It was practiced in the Chavin (1200-200 BC), Paracas (300-0 BC), Nazca (100 BC – 700 AD), Mochica (200-700 AD), Chimu (1100-1470 AD), and even the Inca (1438 -1532 AD) cultures.
Know for having a millenary traditional use in the Andean medicine and culture. Some archaeological studies have found evidence of its use dating back two thousand years, to the Chavin culture.
It was used in religious festivities for its hallucinogenic properties due to the various alkaloids it contains, especially mescaline. A drink called “aguacoya” or “cimora”.
Currently it is widely known and used to treat nervous disorders, joint, chemical dependencies, heart diseases and hypertension, also having antimicrobial properties.
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