scopolamine

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an alkaloid with anticholinergic effects that is used as a sedative and to treat nausea and to dilate the pupils in ophthalmic procedures

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Burundanga will be out in force on the same day alongside street theatre group Worldbeaters.
But it's on a last stop, at the traditional kitchen with its solid open-fire hearth and nineteenth-century photos of long-skirted female food vendors, that Abreu takes museum-goers full circle--to burundanga, funche, gandinga, and mofongo, the home-cooked, African-inspired dishes that were popular in centuries past and have helped make today's Puerto Rican cuisine one of the tastiest in the Caribbean.
Police believe she used a date rape-style substance called burundanga - a tasteless, odourless natural sedative derived from a local tree.
The other bad news is the drug Burundanga (from a Colombian tree species) is used by thieves to knock people out.
An improved version of the drug called burundanga became a criminal's dream.