A 34-year-old member asked:
What is the herb kratom like?
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A Verified Doctoranswered
Addiction Medicine 50 years experience
Can only tell you: that I have treated 4 people who used kratom, two just to see what it did (opiate like/stimulant effects) and two who were using it to get off oxycodone/heroin. All 4 could not stop using kratom and had withdrawal when they tried. All of them were helped with tapering doses of Suboxone and strongly advised anyone NOT to try it. This is a limited experience, but it clearly is no wonder drug.
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Last updated Oct 30, 2018
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