FDA warns of injury, death with herbal supplement kratom

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ABC News—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 (KRAY'-tuhm), is made from a plant native to Southeast Asia. It...

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...