Firstly Tabernanthe iboga is a shrub up to 4 to 6 meters high. With a trunk With smooth, gray bark, up to 10 cm in diameter. The plant
Secondly contains white latex in all its parts. The opposite leaves, simple and whole, with a narrow elliptical. Elliptical or narrowly
Thirdly obovate blade is borne by a petiole 1 to 13 mm long.
Additionally Flaring into 5 orbicular to oval lobes, 2.5 to 6 mm long, white or ivory. Presenting red dots or streaks in the throat. The ovary, superior, is bilocular at base
As a matter of fact Ibogaine is different than Iboga. Ibogaine is synthesized and extracted from Iboga for medical and scientific use.
On a medical level, Ibogaine is much more predictable than Iboga because it does not contain other foreign alkaloids that could alter the experience or the interaction of the drug in the body.
Ibogaine was first extracted from the Iboga root bark in the late 19th century. Before this, Iboga, in its pure form, was used by the Bwiti religion of Africa for spiritual.