Misconception #7 Kratom is an opioid, a narcotic. FACT CHECK: FALSE.

Kratom is NOT a derivative from the opioid poppy plant. Nor, is it chemically the same. It’s not even in the same family. Kratom is in the coffee tree family. By Kami Ann Davis https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5344672/

Misconception #6 Kratom is similar to opioids, therefore; works in the same way causing death, overdose & addiction. FACT CHECK: FALSE

Kratom is UNLIKE traditional opioids because instead of fully attaching to the receptors in our brain, it is simply an ATYPICAL-TYPE opioid attaching ONLY PARTIALLY TO MU-RECEPTORS; same as chocolate, cheese or breast milk. Partially attaching is the key term here, because it is WHY it cannot cause respiratory depression or harmful withdrawal/addiction. Below youContinue reading “Misconception #6 Kratom is similar to opioids, therefore; works in the same way causing death, overdose & addiction. FACT CHECK: FALSE”

Kratom has the same addiction potential as caffeine and is low-risk for abuse ~

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5344672/ To date there have not been any deaths documented as a result from Kratom. With that said, anything can be a problem if you make it. You can overdo ANYTHING. You can die from water, if you drink too much of it. Be smart, be wise, don’t destruct or abuse anything… Written By KamiContinue reading “Kratom has the same addiction potential as caffeine and is low-risk for abuse ~”

Misconception #5 Kratom has no beneficial use. FACT CHECK: FALSE

Kratom is allowing pain patients and the general public to take care of THEMSELVES. Instead of having to rely on judgmental physicians, or succumb to pee tests and pill counts, in order to be allowed rightful pain relief; WE ARE IN CONTROL. Not suffering anymore either… or being denied, for that matter. Here is aContinue reading “Misconception #5 Kratom has no beneficial use. FACT CHECK: FALSE”

Misconception #4 Kratom causes respiratory depression. FACT CHECK: FALSE

Science highlights from Andrew Kruegel, Central Nervous System Research; Columbia University ~ Kratom shows weak respiratory activity with no excitement in cats or mice. Studies were done both in vivo and in vitro, meaning in test tube and in a living organism (in vivo). Blog Written By Kami Ann Davis https://pubs.acs.org/doi/10.1021/jacs.6b00360

Misconception #3 Kratom is a Psychoactive Drug which impairs and intoxicates you. FACT CHECK: FALSE

Yes. Kratom is a type of psychoactive, HOWEVER; it is not psychoactive in a harmful way. Journal of Psychoactive Drugs ~ Social Functioning of Kratom Studies show Kratom can lead to dependence in animals. Nevertheless, Kratom preparations were also suggested as a less harmful substitute in opiate withdrawal. A cross-sectional survey was carried out inContinue reading “Misconception #3 Kratom is a Psychoactive Drug which impairs and intoxicates you. FACT CHECK: FALSE”

Here is Misty Brown’s Kratom Testimony and her powerful TRUTH. She is incredibly raw and honest in telling her story. A TRUE warrior INDEED.

https://www.paintreatmentdirectory.com/inspiring-stories/misty-brown-kratom-helped-me-to-kick-my-addiction-to-pain-pills-and-reduce-my-pain?fbclid=IwAR2xYowuMgZeScu-iYWaPn85xEkvib2yESZ4AOiLW6m-nT1fpDhTv3VXjiQ

My Beautiful Friend Miss Misty Brown shares her incredible journey here. She tells Brian Gallagher from Kratom Science about her road to discovering this magical, healing plant. She is heavily involved in activism and advocates for Mitragynine Speciosa, working with the American Kratom Association.