The cellular toxicology of mitragynine, the dominant alkaloid of the narcotic-like herb, Mitragyna speciosa Korth

Nor Aini Saidin, Elaine Holmes, Hiromitsu Takayama, Nigel J. Gooderham
2015 Toxicology Research  
The cytotoxicity of mitragynine, the dominant alkaloid of the narcotic-like herb, Mitragyna speciosa Korth (Kratom) involves cell cycle arrest, apoptosis and opiate receptors.
doi:10.1039/c5tx00113g fatcat:ljhlcocwpjcshplem6khxbkkvu