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What is Kratom?
Kratom (also known as Mitragyna Speciosa or Maeng Da) is an evergreen tree leaf powder that is frequently used for opiate withdrawal and chronic pain. People are using this substance for various medical conditions such as anxiety and depression, but there are insufficient data to associate that actual effectiveness with Kratom.
According to FDA, this botanical substance is highly addictive opioid and high risks of abuse. The two most potent compounds "mitragynine and 7-hydroxymitragynine" are considered to produce opioid-like effects in various studies, but most of the information available is based on the actual users experiences on sites like erowid.org, webmd.com, and Sagewisdom.
According to American Kratom Association, Kratom is a safe herbal supplement with similar effects like that of Coffee.Kratom is currently legal in the USA and recently Thailand legislature legalizes the Kratom for medical use.