Peyote is a small, spineless cactus that contains several psychoactive compounds, including mescaline. Peyote has been used for medicinal and spiritual purposes by indigenous cultures in North America for thousands of years. While the use of peyote is still controversial and illegal in many countries, there is some evidence to suggest that it may have medicinal benefits, including:

It is important to note that the use of peyote should only be administered by a trained practitioner and under proper medical supervision, as there are potential risks and side effects associated with its use, such as nausea, vomiting, and psychological distress. Additionally, the legality of peyote varies by country and it is considered a controlled substance in many places.