Dr. Jon Cachat and I talk about the article “Kratom instrumentalization for severe pain self-treatment resulting in addiction – A case report of acute and chronic subjective effects” – This is an open access article that you can read for free https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7378692/
Müller, E., Hillemacher, T., & Müller, C. P. (2020). Kratom instrumentalization for severe pain self-treatment resulting in addiction – A case report of acute and chronic subjective effects. Heliyon, 6(7), e04507. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.heliyon.2020.e04507
We also talk about a report by Muller called “Drugs as instruments: A new framework for non-addictive psychoactive drug use”. Müller CP, Schumann G. Drugs as instruments: a new framework for non-addictive psychoactive drug use. Behav Brain Sci. 2011;34(6):293-310. doi:10.1017/S0140525X11000057
We answer listener mail, including a question from Dr. Marc Swogger, and among other things we talk about an elephant who was given a lethal dose of LSD
Music: Captain Bigwheel, “Moonrunner”
Produced by Brian Gallagher for KratomScience.com
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