Additionally, kratom has been used recreationally more and more, as users claim it can both energize and relax them, depending on how much of it they consume.
But the FDA has warned that the supplement causes adverse health effects, including severe withdrawal symptoms.
Advocates of kratom dispute the coroner's finding that it caused Dana's death from hemorrhagic pulmonary edema.
You Tube videos by bodybuilders advocate using kratom to increase energy and 'push through the pain'.
He told the Mail on Sunday: "Let me tell you, there was no messing with Big Mac.
"He gave me the third degree about who I was and what my intentions were."He gave me the talk about ‘not messing anything up’."Lyndell explained he was pretty sure he meant not getting Beyoncé pregnant.
The following are supplements that consumers need to know the dangers of.: While proponents advertise that the supplement reduces pain and inflammation, little evidence has supported this, and it has been on the FDA's poisonous plant list for 20 years because of its ability to cause irreversible liver damage.
Because of the number of deaths attributed to it, the DEA pushed to outlaw kratom, which comes from the leaf of a Southeast Asian plant, nationwide last year.