Kratom Drug Test in a urine dip format, Box of 25 tests. Kratom can cause effects similar to both opioids and stimulants. two compounds in Kratom leaves, mitragynine, and 7-a-hydroxy mitragynine, interact with opioid receptors in the brain; producing sedation, pleasure, and decreased pain, especially when users consume large amounts of the plant.
Kratom leaves produce narcotic-like effects when smoked, chewed or drank as a suspension, which has recently attracted significant attention due to increased use in western cultures as alternative medicine. It is used in therapy for Opioid addiction and chronic pain management. The addiction potential and adverse health consequences are becoming an important issue for health authorities. Extensive use of Kratom results in a prolonged sleep. The withdrawal symptoms include hostility, aggression, muscle pain and inability to work.
Drugs Configuration: Kratom (KRA)
Shelf Life: Expires 07/2021
- For Forensic use only
- Yields a positive result when the concentration of Mitragynine exceeds the 250 cut-off level
- Detects (-)-Mitragynine 250 ng/ml & 7-Hydroxymitragynine 500ng/ml
Mitragynine also interacts with other receptor systems in the brain to produce stimulant effects. – When Kratom is taken in small amounts (1-5 mg) it increases energy, sociability, and alertness instead of sedation. Kratom at high does (5-15g) cases uncomfortable and sometimes dangerous side effects. Extreme sedation and loss of consciousness.
The FDA said it was aware of 36 deaths involving Kratom, which it held up as evidence of the gravest of the drug’s potential harms.