FDA warns of injury, death with herbal supplement kratom

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hosted.ap.org—WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal health authorities are warning about reports of injury, addiction and death with a herbal supplement that has been promoted as an alternative to opioid painkillers and other prescription drugs...

FDA warns of injury, death with herbal supplement kratom. Federal health authorities are warning about reports of injury, addiction and death with a herbal supplement that has been promoted as an alternative to opioid painkillers and other prescription drugs. The supplement, kratom, made from a plant native to Southeast Asia, has gained popularity in...