Mitragyna speciosa also known as ketum, kratom and kratumum, is a tropical deciduous and evergreen tree in the coffee family (Rubiaceae) native to Southeast.
Kratom was used in Southeast Asia and by Thai natives to substitute for opium when opium was not available. It has also been used to manage opioid withdrawal symptoms by chronic opioid users.
Kratom has been traditionally chewed, in raw leaf form, by people in Thailand and especially in the southern peninsula. In southern Thailand, kratom has been a part of traditional culture for thousands of years and is common in traditional cultural performances and in agriculture. In some areas of southern Thailand, where kratom is often referred to by the street name P̄hī or 'Goblin', it is thought that upwards of 70% of the male population uses kratom on a daily basis.
Depending on whom you ask, the mystery drug kratom makes you either calm or nervous, hyperalert or super groggy, sexually powerful or.
2015 could be the year of kratom, the sleeper-hit wonder drug that’s as schizophrenic as the Internet that spawned it.
“Since using kratom I have noticed some major improvement in my digestive process. (in digestion only, he he.)” (tomskratomstory, kratomsources.com ). …I have also become very regular.
“I literally don’t do anything besides lay on my couch when I’m on Kratom.” (KingOfTheData, r/quittingkratom ).
“Sometimes it makes me feel like the world is just so beautiful and I just start crying? I am a guy and it makes me feel like a girly man (arnold voice).
Kratom is an unusual substance, with a storied history of use in Thailand and Malaysia, typically to fortify workers, treat diarrhea, and reduce.
While a record-high 28,647 Americans died of opioid-involved (typically multi-drug) overdose in 2014, according to the CDC, even on their own, opioids can kill. In contrast, the few reported kratom-linked deaths have all involved multiple drugs. Probably the most important difference between kratom and other opioids, however, is the risk of overdose.
The data so far, however, suggests that banning it might do more harm than good— and that new more flexible ways of regulating drugs may be needed in order to truly protect the public.
These are just some of the alleged side effects of kratom, according to widely varied internet reports — though certainly not what I experienced.
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Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) is a plant native to Southeast Asia in the coffee family. It's said in low doses to relieve pain as an alternative to opiates, to increase concentration, and to improve mood. In higher doses, it can reportedly have a sedative effect.
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