Drug Info

Peyote and Mescaline

What is it?

Small spineless cactus with active ingredient mescaline, a hallucinogen. Has disc-shaped “buttons” that are cut off and used.

Street Names

Buttons, Cactus, Mesc, Peyoto

How it is Taken

  • Fresh or dried buttons are chewed
  • Buttons soaked in water to produce intoxicating liquid
  • Ground into powder for capsules and swallowed
  • Smoked with marijuana and tobacco



How does it affect the body?

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