Kratom News

Kratom News

Kratom News Updates

Kratom News Things are happening in the kratom world, and this therapeutic, all-natural plant seems well on the way to becoming the next medical cannabis. Let’s take a look at some of the more recent reports and events in the kratom sphere:

  • December 1st, 2020 Have you done your part? #GivingTuesday is here! Are you in to do your part to protect #kratom consumers from criminalization? http://www.AmericanKratom.org/donate Join us tonight via facebook live or Zoom at 7:30 pm EST for our celebration of everyone who worked so hard this month to reach donation goals! Register here:    https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_0BLq2nO7TkeuoDuVjlS9Wg
  • November 13th, 2020 Kratom Debate: Addiction Specialist VS American Kratom Association There are diverse viewpoints about kratom in the physician community, and there are many physicians who are misled by the FDA's disinformation campaign against kratom. TP to Dr. B's show illustrates the depth of the diversity, and how the FDA has misled people.   […]
  • November 9th, 2020 #GivingTuesday 2020 and the AKA The AKA is asking everyone who cares about kratom’s future in America to help us protect kratom in 2021 by donating this November. This donation drive will culminate on December 1st, the day known internationally as #GivingTuesday.   https://www.americankratom.org/advocacy/donate   But we need your help to make […]
  • U. of Florida Study Suggests Kratom Could Treat Opioid Addictions  November 2nd, 2020 UF Study Suggests Kratom Could Treat Opioid Addictions  The UF study findings led Dr. McLaughlin to conclude "kratom has also provided pain relief with less addiction withdrawal symptoms than morphine." “It would appear that we can see consistently beneficial responses from a […]
  • October 19, 2020 The AKA is proud to announce the formal agenda for the 2020 Kratom Leadership Summit to be held in Tampa Florida on November 11th thru 13th.  This is an amazing opportunity to participate in hearing and discussing the current status of many initiatives in the kratom scientific and advocacy arenas.  There are […]
  • October 13th 2020  Four years ago today is a day I will never forget. On October 13, 2016, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) announced the withdrawal of their Notice of Intent to ban kratom. This was a watershed moment for kratom consumers and the American Kratom Association. The odds were stacked against us and we […]

The future of kratom remains uncertain, but it seems likely more research is on its way. Hopefully, studies return results positive enough in nature to allow Mitragyna speciosa to remain a viable treatment option for the hundreds of thousands of people who already benefit from it, and the millions more who could.