Yeah if it is in small amounts, it could be used safely. The plant would be full strength so I would think.Careful believing what you read on the internet. Scopolamine actually is pretty common, it's an active ingredient in anti-depressants and motion-sickness patches, quite a few people are taking it. It also reduces symptoms of Parkinsons and has a successful record of curing drug addictions in conjunction with other drugs.
The real shame here is that things like that article are going to get people hyped up, and we'll have something banned that's legitimately useful to a large number of people.