. That was the case for many employers in the medicinal plant industry, which includes crops like hemp, kava and kratom. Faculty from two University of Florida colleges worked together to help
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McCurdy, Ph.D., a professor of medicinal chemistry, was interviewed by CNN about kratom and its potential to treat pain and opioid withdrawal.
Recent reports of babies born with opioid withdrawal symptoms after their mothers used kratom during pregnancy have generated much concern about the medicinal.
with the International Pharmaceutical Federation, the AAPS, and the FDA, and by drawing significant positive attention to the college through his work on Kratom. Barbara Santavecchi –
to Mitragyna speciosa, or kratom. McCurdy is currently funded by several National Institutes of Health grants as well as the Florida Department of Health. The Frank A. Duckworth Eminent
to preclinical outcomes: formulation development, pharmacology and herb-herb interactions of kratom and cannabis.” Berthold competed in the Three Minute Thesis Competition to help her
The Arizona Board of Pharmacy recognized Dr. Oliver Grundmann on Sept. 26 for his public service in sharing information about kratom with health care providers in Arizona
products-based drug discovery and pharmacology Lisa Wilson: Kratom alkaloid extract, mitragynine, and mitragynine pseudoindoxyl as treatment for pain and OUD Chemical biology
For the first time, UF investigators will be able to compare the effects of kratom in its traditional form — as a tea made from fresh leaves — versus the way westerners consume it — as dried leaves.
The grant will bolster research on Mitragyna speciosia, or kratom, and its potential to treat opioid misuse and physical dependence.