Support honest drug info & help us reach a new high for the
number of $5+ donations in a month. Our goal is 1,376.

Donate by Bitcoin
Low Dose at Bedtime
H.B. Woodrose & Melatonin
by Jarrid
Citation:   Jarrid. "Low Dose at Bedtime: An Experience with H.B. Woodrose & Melatonin (exp56388)". Jan 20, 2010.

  repeated oral H.B. Woodrose (seeds)
    repeated oral Melatonin  


Lately, I have been quite curious to try out some new things, preferably in the natural range. A close friend of mine suggested I try out a few things and Hawaiian Baby Woodrose was one of those recommendations. Through my history with psychedelic substances, I have tried psilocybin, LSD, Salvia Divinorum, and MDMA (if that counts). I love them all, but since the quality and quantity is horrible where I live, I have learned to use other resources in order to enlighten myself when I have the time to do it.

I ordered a total of 50 seeds from an online herb/seed store and got them in on a Monday. That night I told myself it would probably be better to wait until tomorrow since I was so tired. Tuesday rolls around, and I get off work at around 12:00am. I'm fairly excited to try it out, but I didn't feel like staying up until 7:00am in the morning tripping my balls off. I came to a conclusion: eat two seeds before I go to bed and take my melatonin.

Well, I ate the two seeds, felt a little rumble in my stomach, and took my daily herbs and vitamins (vitamin C, Ginseng, Spurlina, St. Johns Wart), and then my melatonin. I always alternate with my melatonin after every night. I go from 6mg to 9mg to 6mg and so forth. Before I passed out, I noticed things were getting a little stranger than usual, but nothing really dramatic. My white room seemed a bit brighter, and the TV was a little louder than normal. I slept for about seven hours straight without and disturbances. I woke up and noticed things were a bit more vivid, my mood was positive, and I was ready to get going for work.

Work was excellent that day. I was in fun loving mood, my surroundings were rich in color, and I was wide awake without any stomach troubles whatsoever. After work I ventured into my room and smoked a bowl of salvia divinorum to calm myself, and went a long playing my videogame for about an hour. I pondered to myself: if I repeated what I did last night, will it happen again? I ate three more seeds that night. My stomach acted up a little more than what it did the previous night, but nothing really serious. I woke up the next morning in almost the same manner. Work that day went along the same way it did yesterday. I enjoyed my time at work and loved being around the people there.

For one whole week now I have been taking about 2-4 seeds every night before I've gone to bed, and I have been waking up in a great mood. I'm not exactly sure whether prolonged use of HBW is dangerous to the internal organs, but I have not noticed any side effects whatsoever. I have yet to try it while awake, so I'm a bit curious on what will happen if I do that.

Exp Year: 2006ExpID: 56388
Gender: Male 
Age at time of experience: Not Given 
Published: Jan 20, 2010Views: 12,892
[ View as PDF (for printing) ] [ View as LaTeX (for geeks) ] [ Switch Colors ]
H.B. Woodrose (26) : Health Benefits (32), Multi-Day Experience (13), Therapeutic Intent or Outcome (49), Retrospective / Summary (11), Not Applicable (38)

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