Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast
Results 1 to 12 of 24
  1. #1
    Administrator PillarofBalance's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2012
    Posts
    20,811
    Thanks
    2,175
    Thanked 18,107 Times in 7,816 Posts

    Kratom overdoses

    But I thought it was natural and perfectly safe????

    Kratom – a plant grown naturally in Southeast Asia and often sold in powder capsules – was a cause of death in 91 overdoses in the United States from July 2016 to December 2017, according to a report released Thursday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/volumes/68/...cid=mm6814a2_w

    "Overzealous dosing" -Jin

    Rest in Peace Robot Lord. First round of Natty Boh is on me when I make it up there with you brother.

  2. #2
    Elite DF's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    8,241
    Thanks
    3,989
    Thanked 2,962 Times in 1,601 Posts
    Never heard of the stuff. I wonder how it was determined that this is the substance that caused to OD? Looks to me that all had contributing drugs/substances in their systems. Is less than 1% a clinically significant number?

  3. The Following User Says Thank You to DF For This Useful Post:

    automatondan (04-12-2019)

  4. #3
    Elite Lizard King's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    115
    Thanks
    5
    Thanked 58 Times in 37 Posts
    Aren't poppies natural and perfectly safe? Oh wait....

  5. #4
    Veteran snake's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2014
    Location
    North East
    Posts
    7,483
    Thanks
    5,587
    Thanked 9,201 Times in 3,989 Posts
    Well if they were taking it for weight loss, it worked.
    Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard.

  6. #5
    Elite Gadawg's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2018
    Posts
    2,655
    Thanks
    150
    Thanked 2,030 Times in 1,195 Posts
    The amount of kratom you have to take to OD is ridiculous. The benefits kratom has for getting physically addicted opiate addicts clean are unmeasurable. You can similarly overdose on caffeine at a much much lower dose than it takes for kratom. Let's put things in perspective.

  7. The Following 3 Users Say Thank You to Gadawg For This Useful Post:

    956Vette (04-17-2019),automatondan (04-12-2019),Maijah (04-13-2019)

  8. #6
    Elite CJ275's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2014
    Posts
    451
    Thanks
    303
    Thanked 257 Times in 158 Posts
    You can die from drinking too much water.

  9. #7
    Elite automatondan's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2015
    Location
    The Cold North
    Posts
    2,677
    Thanks
    6,962
    Thanked 2,067 Times in 1,267 Posts
    From what I have read, because the suppliment industry is widely unregulated, shady Kratom companies were lacing their products with actual opiods and other dangerous substances to "enhance" it's effect. There have been cases of newborn babies being born with DTs due to opiods laced into Kratom products that the pregnant mother was taking. Kratom itself is pretty much harmless and has far more benefits than dangers. You just have to make sure you have a trusted organic raw source to order from.

    Most of the deaths reported are correlation, not proven causation. From what I have read, in most of the deaths other more dangerous prescription (and/or illicit) drugs were also found in their system.
    "We are the white knights of the darker side of athletics." -HollyWoodCole

  10. The Following User Says Thank You to automatondan For This Useful Post:

    PillarofBalance (04-13-2019)

  11. #8
    Elite Bro Bundy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    12,122
    Thanks
    582
    Thanked 5,924 Times in 3,413 Posts
    ill take a nice snort of some kratom

  12. The Following User Says Thank You to Bro Bundy For This Useful Post:

    956Vette (04-17-2019)

  13. #9
    Moderator-San Jin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2017
    Location
    Far East
    Posts
    6,449
    Thanks
    6,807
    Thanked 8,627 Times in 3,857 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Bro Bundy View Post
    ill take a nice snort of some kratom
    I never noticed any great effect. Apparently I was doing it wrong.

    The Vanilla Godzilla


  14. #10
    Elite Bro Bundy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Posts
    12,122
    Thanks
    582
    Thanked 5,924 Times in 3,413 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Jin View Post
    I never noticed any great effect. Apparently I was doing it wrong.
    I still have never tried it..I want to just to see if it has dope like effects

  15. #11
    Elite ToolSteel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2015
    Location
    Squatting in the curl rack
    Posts
    5,189
    Thanks
    5,968
    Thanked 5,366 Times in 2,589 Posts
    BigPharma is in bed with the government which controls the cdc so the data is OBVIOUSLY faked to make kratom look bad and let the pull problem continue.

    Duh.
    You can't inject wisdom

  16. #12
    Elite ToolSteel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2015
    Location
    Squatting in the curl rack
    Posts
    5,189
    Thanks
    5,968
    Thanked 5,366 Times in 2,589 Posts
    Before you get your balls stuck in your ass, I was 95% joking.

    I actually think the data is bullshit because finding real kratom is ****ing impossible lmao
    You can't inject wisdom

Page 1 of 2 12 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. Kratom
    By boxing45 in forum Dieting, Nutrition and Supplements
    Replies: 57
    Last Post: 02-04-2019, 02:37 AM
  2. Kratom
    By Underoath123 in forum Steroid Underground UNCENSORED
    Replies: 24
    Last Post: 10-22-2017, 11:22 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •