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Sobamesa.com Discusses the Promising Effects and Controversies in the Use of Kratom in Drug Treatment Centers

One of the most controversial issues that have yet to be established is that Kratom is the suspected culprit in an incidence of a 21-year-old young man in Dublin who is said to have respiratory failure after ingesting Kratom tea and some other substances which led to his death afterwards.

 

Malibu, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/14/2015 -- Drugs have been and still is one of the serious problems that most countries are facing because most of the most horrendous and terrible crimes are either related to drug distribution and drug use. Up to this present time, experts have been searching for effective ways to put a halt to this issue and researchers have also been innovating with the most effective ways of rehabilitating drug users in drug treatment facilities.

Drug rehabilitation refers to the treatment process, whether medical, pharmacological or psychotherapeutic, which is aimed at treating a person's dependency on certain illicit substances like amphetamines, cocaine, heroin, alcohol and even prescription drugs in order for the patient to completely eliminate its use from his system before severe and chronic psychological effects become a consequence.

One of the newest yet controversial modalities of treatment that is being used at present is the use of a medicinal herb that is grown abundantly in Southeast Asian countries, and this is the Mitragyna Speciosa or more popularly known as Kratom. The wondrous herb has been put to use in treating minor illnesses even during the ancient times; it has also been used by farm laborers and farmers as an energy booster like coffee, before they start their work in the farm.

And because Kratom has been discovered to have 2 contrasting effects on humans, a sedative effect, and a stimulant effect; the said medicinal herb has been put to clinical tests and research if it could help in treating various types of substance addiction in drug rehab Mesa AZ. It has been said that the drug has a stimulating effect when a small dosage is taken; it may cause the person to be extremely active and alert. On the other hand, Kratom has a euphoric effect and the person becomes more relaxed and calm, which is analogous to the effects of heroin.

And because of these observed effects, Kratom has become a very popular alternative to treating opiate withdrawal symptoms and for substance detoxification; hence many rehabilitation centers all over the world has been integrating its use in their drug treatment programs, but because of the controversies regarding the legality of its use and its allegedly addictive effects, medical professionals and drug rehabilitation centers are being cautious in its use.

One of the most controversial issues that have yet to be established is that Kratom is the suspected culprit in an incidence of a 21-year-old young man in Dublin who is said to have respiratory failure after ingesting Kratom tea and some other substances which led to his death afterwards.

Kratom is truly a very promising naturally existing substance and with further studies in terms of its effects in humans it could be used globally to aid in the detoxification process, treat drug withdrawal symptoms as well as relieve pain brought about by other diseases like cancer.

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At Soba, they are dedicated to helping their friends overcome the destruction of addiction and substance abuse. No one suffering from addiction planned it. No one wants to admit they really have a problem. Drugs and alcohol are many times the only solution we know. At Soba, with the help of their staff, they will help patients understand what seems so confusing right now. They will prepare a personalized plan for them to find the underlying causes of their addiction and ways to address it. Soba's program takes a holistic approach of different therapies with the most experienced and professional staff in the field of treatable psychological disorders designed to provide long-term care for individuals seeking treatment for drug and alcohol addiction.