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An Insight into the Effect of Mitragyna speciosa Korth Extract on Various Systems of the Body

@inproceedings{Sakaran2014AnII,
  title={An Insight into the Effect of Mitragyna speciosa Korth Extract on Various Systems of the Body},
  author={Rani Sakaran and F. Othman and I. Jantan and Z. C. Thent and S. Das and J. Raja},
  year={2014}
}
Mitragyna speciosa (MS) Korth is a tropical plant which has been widely used by locals for treatment of various diseases. However, the abuse of ketum has gained a lot of attention all over the world. Mitragynine is a major alkaloid of the plant which is widely used as a recreational drug because of its morphine-like properties. Several studies have been conducted based on the effects of MS crude extract and its alkaloid components. Toxicological effects of MS crude extract on experimental… Expand
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