The Therapeutic Use of Ayahuasca

  title={The Therapeutic Use of Ayahuasca},
  author={Beatriz Caiuby Labate and Clancy Cavnar},
  booktitle={Springer Berlin Heidelberg},
Therapeutic applications of the psychedelics or hallucinogens found cross-culturally involve treatment of a variety of physical, psychological, and social maladies. Modern medicine has similarly found that a range of conditions may be successfully treated with these agents. The ability to treat a wide variety of conditions derives from variation in active ingredients, doses and modes of application, and factors of set and setting manipulated in ritual. Similarities in effects reported cross… CONTINUE READING