Rolling Stone: Kratom Association Calls FDA Review of Drug ‘Junk Science’

Excerpt: “This was clearly an unprofessional review,” writes expert Jane Babin in new white paper discussing the agency’s recommendation to ban the plant-based supplement Recently, the American Kratom Association, a nonprofit that has worked since 2014 to educate the public about the natural drug fought back with a scathing breakdown of everything the government agency … More Rolling Stone: Kratom Association Calls FDA Review of Drug ‘Junk Science’

Vancouver Researchers Take Issue with U.S. FDA’s Alarmist Memo on Kratom

Title: Vancouver researchers take issue with U.S. FDA’s alarmist memo on kratom Excerpt: U.S. regulators appear to be moving against kratom, a plant originally from Southeast Asia that some people say has helped them with addictions to opioids like heroin. Full Link: https://www.straight.com/news/1033936/vancouver-researchers-take-issue-us-fdas-alarmist-memo-kratom #vancouverkratom#canadakratom

AKA Files Formal Demand for FDA to “Rescind” False Advisory About Kratom

AKA FILES FORMAL DEMAND FOR FDA TO “RESCIND” FALSE ADVISORY ABOUT KRATOM Full PDF available here Association Says Misleading and Unsubstantiated FDA Advisory on Coffee-Like Herb Kratom Should be Corrected; Agency Ignored Extensive Evidence Kratom Is Not a Cause of Death, Not an Opiate and Not Addictive; Potential for Worsening Opioid Epidemic Feared. WASHINGTON, D.C. … More AKA Files Formal Demand for FDA to “Rescind” False Advisory About Kratom