Utah Becomes First State to Sign the ‘Kratom Protection Act’

UTAH — Senator Curt Bramble, has introduced Senate Bill 58, the “Kratom Consumer Protection Act.” He emphasized the importance of this bill, as it sets some regulation around how Kratom is sold in Utah. “So long as it’s pure, properly labeled and there’s disclosures,” he said. As this is a bill that protects consumer safety, … More Utah Becomes First State to Sign the ‘Kratom Protection Act’

FDA Targeting Kratom Manufacturer Based on Misleading Data

On February 2018, the FDA published the results of a basic computer model and misleadingly declared kratom an opioid, declaring it as a problem rather than a possible painkiller. It followed up within two weeks by issuing a “voluntary destruction” and recall to a Missouri-based manufacturer of more than 142,000 kratom-containing capsules, along with just … More FDA Targeting Kratom Manufacturer Based on Misleading Data