Kratom as a Harm Reduction Tool

The term harm reduction refers to a public health strategy to reduce negative consequences resulting from activities such as illicit substance use and addiction. Whereas abstinence from dangerous drugs may…

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Do you take kratom for ADHD ?
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Do you take kratom for ADHD ?

Do you have attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and consume kratom? Or have you tried kratom for ADHD symptoms or side effects of medications? How did it make you feel?…

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Is Kratom a Drug?
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Is Kratom a Drug?

Is kratom a drug, a medicinal herb, a dietary supplement, a "safe food", a tea? These terms have a whole lot to do with social perception, a little to do…

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Toxic Levels of Kratom and LD50 of Mitragynine
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Toxic Levels of Kratom and LD50 of Mitragynine

Mitragynine is the most abundant alkaloid in kratom. Kratom contains about 40 alkaloids that we know of. All of the alkaloids combined make up only 0.5-1.5% of the total leaf…

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