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Newborn goes into withdrawal after mother drank kratom tea while pregnant

The infant craved drugs, but why? Amid an opioid epidemic, the boy’s doctors didn’t blame heroin, fentanyl or other illicit substances. Instead, they said, the infant had grown dependent on a controve… …

She drank kratom tea while pregnant. Then her newborn went into withdrawal

The infant craved drugs, but why? Amid an opioid epidemic, the boy’s doctors didn’t blame heroin, fentanyl or other illicit substances. Instead, they said, the infant had grown dependent on a controve… …

Kratom: Could it help or hurt the opioid addiction crisis?

For its part, the National Institute on Drug Abuse describes kratom’s leaves as having compounds that can have psychotropic, or mind-altering effects. Troenkrasnow said he has not experienced any of t… …