Kanna (Sceletium tortuosum) has consequence that include the rising of mood and a lowering in anxiety, stress and tension, and it has also been used as an appetite suppressant by shepherds walking long distances in arid areas. In intoxicating doses it can induce euphoria, initially with stimulation and later with sedation.

Sceletium tortuosum (Kanna) is a commonly found in South Africa, which is also known as Kanna, Channa. After the arrival of the Dutch in South-Africa, the name Kanna was changed to Kaugoed (which means 'something good to chew'). The plant has been used a mood-altering substance from prehistoric times. Tablets and capsules of Sceletium are being with excellent results for anxiety states and mild to moderate depression, and they can also be used by the lay public as supplements to elevate mood and for stress and tension.

Each bottle contains 60 pills of Kanna extract (500mg), take 1 or 2 pills as required to support mood and help with anxiety, stress and tension. Kanna is also used manage mild to moderate depression.

Each bottle contains 60 pills. (Take 1 or 2 capsules daily.)

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

How Kanna works?

Kannna contains a number of alkaloids including mesembrine, mesembrenol and tortuosamine which interact with the brain’s dopamine and serotonin receptors what results in reduced stress and improved mood.


Take 1 or 2 pills twice daily as required to support mood and help with anxiety, stress and tension.


Never use in combination with psychiatric medications including SSRIs (such as Prozac) and MAO Inhibitors. If you suffer from any illness or on medication check with your doctor before use.

An intoxicating dose of 4 capsules at once will cause euphoria, initially with stimulation followed by sedation. In such case do not drive or operate machinery.

What are the ingredients?

  • Kanna extract (500mg)