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Modern humans must learn how to relate to psychoactives
responsibly, treating them with respect and awareness,
working to minimize harms and maximize benefits, and
integrating use into a healthy, enjoyable, and productive life.
Coffee
BOTANICAL CLASSIFICATION
Family :
Rubiaceae
Genus :
Coffea
Species :
arabica; canephora
COMMON NAMES
Coffee; Java; Joe
EFFECTS CLASSIFICATION
Stimulant
DESCRIPTION
Coffea arabica is a large bush whose beans contain caffeine, theophylline and theobromine. The beans are dried, roasted and ground, and then extracted with water to produce coffee. Coffee is one of the most common psychoactive drinks in the world and has a long history of human use.
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