IUPAC name (6aR,9R)-N,N-diethyl-7-methyl-4,6,6a,7,8,9-hexahydroindolo[4,3-fg]quinoline-9-carboxamide
CAS Number 50-37-3
PubChem CID 5761
Molar mass 323.440 g·mol−1
3D model (JSmol)
Melting point 80 to 85 °C (176 to 185 °F)
Mescaline is a hallucinogen obtained from the a small, spineless cactus Peyote (Lophophora williamsi). Mescaline is used primarily as a recreational drug and is also used to supplement various types of meditation and psychedelic therapy.