AMT (Alpha-methyltryptamine) is a stimulant of the tryptamine type. It was originally investigated for its anti-depressant properties, but the effects proved disappointing and it was soon abandoned. Some people take it for its stimulating effects.
- Stimulation (increased energy)
- Mood enhancement
- Empathogenic properties (feeling closer to others)
- Occasional audio and visual experiences
- Blurred vision
- Nausea/vomiting (common)
- Tension headaches
- Occasional muscular aches
Usually white/off-white powder, sometimes found in swallowable capsules.
Swallowed (either in wraps or capsules) or insufflated (snorted), very rarely smoked/vaped.