By: Angela Garrity
The FDA issued warning letters to companies selling kratom products today. KratomNC and Cali Botanicals were cautioned against their illegal sales of unapproved, misbranded kratom-containing drug products with unproven claims about their ability to treat or cure opioid addiction and withdrawal symptoms. The companies also make claims about treating pain, as well as other medical conditions like depression, anxiety and cancer.
The FDA states the companies received warning letters due to using websites and social media to illegal market their kratom products, in addition to making unproven claims about the ability of the kratom drug products they distribute to cure, treat or prevent disease.
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