The Iboga plant has been used for tribal rituals in West Africa for millennia. … Today, Iboga and its ingredient ibogaine are being closely studied as a …
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Ibogaine has shown promise in treating addiction, from alcohol and opiates to methamphetamine and heroin. A 2018 study published in The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse found that “a single ibogaine treatment reduced opioid withdrawal symptoms and achieved opioid cessation or sustained reduced use in dependent individuals as measured over 12 months.”
But Ibogaine can also be toxic to ...