Sceletium Tortuosum is a herb known as Kanna which is traditionally known as a psychoactive herb. It is not known to be hallucinogenic nor habit forming but is taken prior to stressing events such as meetings, deadlines, interviews and public speaking for its cognitive effects.
Sceletium tortuosum is a succulent plant commonly found in South Africa. Many of its psychoactive effects are similar to but less intense than the effects of empathogens such as MDMA. … Kanna is sometimes used as an anti-depressant as a replacement for pharmaceutical anti-depressants.
It has a long history of use as a traditional medicine by tribes of South Africa. It has been used to enhance mood, cause relaxation, and euphoria. Traditionally, the roots and leaves were fermented and then chewed. It has also been used as snuff, smoked, or made into a tea or tincture.