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What are some slang terms?
Businessman’s Trip, Dimitri, Fantasia
What is it?
Dimethyltryptamine (DMT) is a hallucinogenic tryptamine. It is found in a variety of plants and seeds, and can also be produced synthetically.
What does it look like?
Pure DMT is most often found in crystal form.
How is it used?
Generally it is sniffed, smoked or injected.
What do young people hear about it?
DMT causes hallucinogenic effects that last for about 45 to 60 minutes.
What are the risks?
Short-term effects include increased blood pressure and heart rate, and dilated pupils.Long-term effects of DMT use and misuse and its potential to cause addiction are currently unknown.
What are signs of use?