TWO BILLS THREATEN KRATOM’S LEGAL STATUS IN NEW YORK:
Senate Bill S6345 – Prohibits the sale or distribution of Kratom
Current Bill Status – On Floor Calendar
Most Recent Action – Mar 31,
KRATOM (Mitragyna speciosa korth) (Street Names: Thang, Kakuam, Thom, Ketum, Biak)
January 2013 DEA/OD/ODE
Introduction: Kratom, (Mitragyna speciosa korth), is a tropical tree indigenous to Thailand,
Concentration percentages given come from different studies of alkaloid concentrations in Mitragyna speciosa, thr Kratom leaf. Some of the alkaloids in the list below still need to be studied in more detail to determine their potential activity.