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Kava

kawa, waka, lewena, yaqona, grog, sakau, 'awa, 'ava, wati, Piper methysticum

Kava is a depressant drug, which means it slows down the messages travelling between the brain and the body. Kava is made from the root or stump of the kava (Piper methysticum) shrub.

Source: Alcohol and Drug Foundation