TULSA, Okla. — Federal authorities seized more than $3 million worth of products containing kratom according to the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Oklahoma.
U.S. Marshals, along with U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) investigators, seized more than 250,000 units of dietary supplements and bulk dietary ingredients that are or contain kratom, including 1,000 kilograms of bulk kratom.
Mitragyna speciosa, or Kratom, is a plant that grows in certain Southeast Asian countries and has been indicated to have narcotic and stimulant-like effects.
The seized products were made by Botanic Tonics, LLC of Broken Arrow, and were marketed under the name “Feel Free Plant Based Herbal Supplement.”
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