Kratom Detox in Orlando
Kratom, a native substance of Southeast Asia, is plant-derived and the leaves have been used for thousands of years. Workers, where kratom is native, have often relied on the plan to help them maintain their energy levels. In recent years, the use of kratom has become more popular and even mainstream in the United States, Europe, Australia and other places around the world. Some countries have decided to ban the substance. The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has made several efforts in the United States to do the same.
Kratom is sold online and since the drug is legal, it’s not regulated. It’s marketed as a natural alternative to certain medicines and as a herbal supplement. Some compounds in kratom are alike opioid compounds. For this reason, some people use kratom as they experience opioid withdrawal or as a way to help them stop using opioids. It’s also used to treat chronic pain and mental health conditions such as anxiety. Despite the benefits of using kratom, the substance also has risks.
At low doses, kratom has stimulant-like effects. Someone using a small amount might feel energized and more alert and social. At higher doses, the effects of kratom shift and become similar to that of opioids. Higher doses of kratom interact with some of the same receptor sites as opioids do. Effects of high doses of kratom can include euphoria, relaxation, drowsiness, pain relief and sedation.
There are quite a few reported side effects of kratom use at any dose, and the symptoms tend to become more intense the higher the dose a person uses. Some of the side effects can include nausea, weight loss, seizures and hallucinations. There have been reports of psychosis as well.
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