Kratom Reversal Called Sign of Cultural Shift at DEA

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Mitrayna Speciosa (Kratom). Photo by Vomo Vitruviano via Flickr

The Drug Enforcement Administration's reversal on kratom was described by the agency as a substantial shift in its direction after decades as a leader in the war on drugs, reports The Guardian. After DEA imposed its strictest drug regulations on the southeast Asian plant, the outcry was strong and immediate. Many have cited the plant as an effective treatment for addiction . . .

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