Sunday, February 25, 2018

The Herbal Supplement Kratom Is an Opioid, According to a New FDA Warning

Posted in Mental Health

By Mary Brophy Marcus - Men's Health 02/07/2018

"...The FDA is warning kratom users that the herbal supplement affects the brain like addictive opioids do, and is potentially deadly. On Tuesday, FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, MD, said in a statement that scientists with the health agency have taken some significant steps to better understand how kratom works in the body. ..."

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