Understand the facts about Kratom and the questions associated with it

Originally published at: Understand the facts about Kratom and the questions associated with it

You might have heard of Kratom ( Mitragyna speciose), a herbal supplement traditionally used across Southeast Asia for energy and to ease pains and discomforts. Kratom is an alkaloid compound found in evergreen trees, mitragynine, and 7-hydroxymitragynine. While Kratom is a mild stimulant in small doses, it can trigger an opiate-like feeling when taken in…