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DEA Drug and Chemical Evaluation

DEA Drug and Chemical Evaluation

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,

Alkaloids Identified in Kratom

Alkaloids identified in Kratom Mitragyna Speciosa

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.