Reaching Into the Universe

Important: Contraindications

Ayahuasca cannot be taken by everybody, particularly those on certain prescription drugs that they are unable to stop taking for a period of time.

It is wise to stop using any prescription, over the counter, and/or recreational drugs before ceremony weekend, stopping with enough time for your body to clear these substances out before the weekend.

If there are any drugs that you cannot stop using for such a period of time, you MUST research and confirm their compatibility with MAOI/ayahuasca before signing up for ceremony. To do otherwise could prove unpleasant or even fatal for yourself.

There is a non-exhaustive list of drugs to avoid with ayahuasca at

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