• A Safe Environment is Critical When Discussing a Patient’s Use of CBD, Kratom as Pain Relief Alternatives

    A Safe Environment is Critical When Discussing a Patient’s Use of CBD, Kratom as Pain Relief Alternatives0

    A Safe Environment is Critical When Discussing a Patient’s Use of CBD, Kratom as Pain Relief Alternatives

    With a growing number of products containing cannabidiol (CBD) and kratom available in the marketplace, many pharmacists and pharmacy students are increasingly being asked to discuss the use of these products, especially in relation to pain relief.

    In order to support this process of engagement, presenters at the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacies’ Virtual Pharmacy Education 2020 conference discussed some educational strategies for the pharmacy curriculum that can support a comprehensive approach to student practice-readiness in answering questions regarding patient use of CBD and kratom products.

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  • FDA, supplement manufacturer debate NDI import alert request

    FDA, supplement manufacturer debate NDI import alert request0

    Editor’s note: This is part three of a four-part series of articles on FDA enforcement of the new dietary ingredient notification requirement in U.S. law.

    About five months ago, attorney Kevin Bell made a written request to FDA on behalf of his client, Natural Alternatives International Inc. (NAI), a manufacturer of nutritional supplements: Issue an import alert for beta-alanine ingredients produced in China, whose identity and safety data has not been reviewed by FDA’s Office of Dietary Supplement Programs (ODSP).

    NAI, of Carlsbad, California, also supplies beta-alanine to its customers. It’s manufactured in Japan and was the subject of a 75-day, premarket new dietary ingredient notification (NDIN) to FDA, based on a safety-related requirement in the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 (DSHEA).… Continue reading.

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  • What Is Kratom Tea, and Is It Safe – 2020 Guide

    What Is Kratom Tea, and Is It Safe – 2020 Guide0

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    Most beginners associate Kratom with powder or capsules. But you can also try brewing Kratom leaves like regular tea. You can find many varieties and methods of preparing this drink on the Kratomhelper website. Mitragyna Speciosa is the scientific name for the plant. It belongs to the coffee group and has a persistent invigorating property. At the same time, a small amount of dry leaves brewed in the form of tea is enough for you to be cheerful. You can also prepare chilled drinks. The higher the concentration of active substances, the more relaxing the effect you will get.… Continue reading.

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  • Kratom Truths For Passionate Environmentalists In 2020

    Kratom Truths For Passionate Environmentalists In 20200

    Environmentalists have to consider a number of factors when they purchase new products. This must go beyond choosing the most energy efficient sources. One of the newest factors influencing the health industry is kratom, which has a surprising environmental footprint.

    A lot of environmentalists are turning to kratom, because it is good for the planet. Why does it have a positive environmental impact?

    The biggest reason is that it is derived from a rainforest plant. This discourages the destruction of the rainforest, which is important for stopping global warming.

    However, there are other factors that eco-conscious consumers must consider.… Continue reading.

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  • Nice Benefits of Bali Kratom for Your Health

    Nice Benefits of Bali Kratom for Your Health0

    Kratom has been known as one of those leaves that some people use as their recreational drug, though this is the wrong way to use Kratom. For your information, there are actually a lot of health benefits that you can get from Kratom. As an addition to that, those health benefits are usually varied based on the kind of Kratom that you consume. If you are interested in consuming Kratom, you can easily try the Bali Kratom first. This kind of Kratom product is considered as the average level. It is the level, not the quality. That means the effect of Kratom consumption will not be that light nor heavy.… Continue reading.

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  • What is kratom: Nutrition facts, uses and side-effects

    What is kratom: Nutrition facts, uses and side-effects0

    Social media is a great influencer; you can hear about everything new and old that you never heard of. 

    These days one of the fads that are seen everywhere is about Kratom leaf supplements. Various health experts and fitness bloggers are promoting this supplement as a major part of their diet. 

    But before we believe what they are saying and buying a Kratom or using its leaves for yourself, it is better to know what it is and how it can help your body. 

    What is Kratom?

     

    Kratom is a type of tree that belongs to the coffee family. It is a tropical evergreen plant found in Myanmar, Malaysia, Thailand, and other South Asia countries. 

    The Kratom leaf and its extract are used as a stimulant and sedative.… Continue reading.

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