The leaves of the herb kratom (Mitragyna speciosa), a local of Southeast Asia in the coffee household, are used to relieve pain and improve state of mind as an opiate replacement and stimulant. The herb is also integrated with cough syrup to make a popular beverage in Thailand called "4x100." Since of its psychedelic properties, however, kr… Read More


The Food and Drug Administration is punishing several business that distribute and make kratom, a supplement with psychedelic and pain-relieving qualities that's been linked to a recent salmonella outbreak.In a letter released on Tuesday, FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb contacted three companies in various states to stop offering unapprov… Read More