Is Kratom Addictive? Like other drugs with opioid-like effects, kratom might cause users to feel physical and physiological withdrawal symptoms when they stop taking the drug. Most users online have reported that kratom is not addictive. However, scientifically, the chance of kratom addiction still exists as with most other substances like coffee, alcohol, cigarettes, and … More Kratom Addiction and Withdrawal Symptoms
Over the past few years, the benefits of kratom exploded into public consciousness in the United States. The herbal drug, which is legal in most of the country, has attracted a mix of positive and negative attention. People with chronic pain issues and opioid addictions have sought out kratom as a natural alternative to prescription … More Benefits and Side Effects of Kratom
Joe Rogan has been a major proponent of the Kratom market due to his large following. In his past few videos, he has shed some positive light on Kratom, acting as an advocate of sorts. Yesterday, he posted another YouTube video (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZFjpBvbGbGo) which requires some clarification. Taking (Too Much) Kratom gets you high – Although … More Joe Rogan Experience Podcast #1296 – ‘Too Much’ Kratom Gets You High!
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) has awarded researchers at the University of Florida College of Pharmacy an additional $3.4 million grant to study the effects of kratom. … More NIDA Awards University of Florida College of Pharmacy $3.4 Million Kratom Grant ($7.9 Million in Total)
Via the excellent r/kratom community, comes this highly upvoted guide, that provides an in-depth framework on how kratom can help people get off opiates (external link): https://www.reddit.com/r/kratom/comments/6m7rz1/from_opiates_to_kratom_the_comprehensive_guide_i/ — Disclaimer: This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified … More From Opiates to Kratom: The Comprehensive guide
Kratom is positively changing lives. ‘A LEAF OF FAITH’ out on NETFLIX now – rated 8.8/10 on IMDb. Documentary maker Chris Bell (‘Prescription Thugs’, ‘Bigger, Faster, Stronger) explores Kratom, nature’s solution to the opiate crisis. Not everyone needs Kratom, but in this opioid crisis everyone needs to know about it. 🇨🇦️🌿#KratomSavesLives Trailer link: https://vimeo.com/238284603 Netflix … More Kratom Documentary: ‘A Leaf of Faith’ (Netflix)
Excerpt: “To deny that in the real world there are some thousands of people who were on opioids and are now off opioids because of kratom… it’s like looking outside and seeing it’s raining and denying it because your instrument didn’t pick it up.” https://www.motherjones.com/environment/2018/05/kratom-users-say-its-a-miracle-drug-the-feds-say-its-dangerous/ Disclaimer: This content is not intended to be a substitute for … More Kratom is a Miracle Drug, but the Feds Call it Dangerous
The opioid crisis is one of the biggest stories in the U.S. with tens of thousands of Americans dying from opioid overdoses. So why would the FDA crack down on a substance that may help save lives? … More Ben Swann: Reality Check – FDA’s Disinformation Campaign on Kratom
A very complete and thorough article has been sent to us by botanist Todd Caldecott, Dip. Cl.H. RH(AHG), CAP(NAMA) Title: ‘Should Kratom be banned?’ Find out the answer here: https://dogwoodbotanical.com/should-kratom-banned/ Disclaimer: This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other … More Dogwood School of Botanicals Medicine: Should Kratom be banned?
The study not only points to the potential benefits of kratom as a safer substitute for opioids, but suggests the plant’s potential to reduce negative mood and relieve anxiety. … More University of Rochester Medical Center: Study Pokes Holes in Kratom’s ‘Bad Rap’.