Stunning Huichol Yarn Art
Donate $150 or more and get a beautiful Huichol yarn
painting, hand made by Huichol artists in Mexico.
They make fabulous gifts! (6, 8, 12 & 24 inch pieces available.)
Stimulant Effect
Rhodiola rosea & Tea
by Hypersphere
Citation:   Hypersphere. "Stimulant Effect: An Experience with Rhodiola rosea & Tea (exp48965)". Erowid.org. Feb 23, 2017. erowid.org/exp/48965

 
DOSE:
  oral Tea (liquid)
    oral Rhodiola rosea (tea)

BODY WEIGHT: 120 lb


I got this interesting tea recently. It is a high-altitude green tea rolled around a 'Tibetan tea rose' which is apparently the flower of a rare plant called Rhodiola rosea. Rhodiola is supposed to have energizing/adaptogen effects.

Compared with normal green tea, I found that the tea with Rhodiola in it gave a more clear headed, long lasting stimulation. I found the effects more similar to yerba mate than to normal green tea. Less jitteriness, more alertness.

Exp Year: 2005ExpID: 48965
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Feb 23, 2017Views: 3,111
[ View as PDF (for printing) ] [ View as LaTeX (for geeks) ] [ Switch Colors ]
Rhodiola rosea (352), Tea (447) : Combinations (3), Unknown Context (20)

COPYRIGHTS: All reports are copyright Erowid and you agree not to download or analyze the report data without contacting Erowid Center and receiving permission first.
Experience Reports are the writings and opinions of the individual authors who submit them.
Some of the activities described are dangerous and/or illegal and none are recommended by Erowid Center.


Experience Vaults Index Full List of Substances Search Submit Report User Settings About Main Psychoactive Vaults