The increasing prevalence of illicit fentanyl has contributed to an unprecedented number of overdose deaths––just 2 mg of fentanyl, the size of 10-15 grains of table salt, can be a lethal dose.
Psychedelics or hallucinogens are a category of mind-altering drugs found in plants and fungi or are synthetically produced. Psychedelic use has safety concerns and risks and the effectiveness of psychedelics as a treatment for mental health issues is far from proven.
Kratom is a tropical tree native to Southeast Asia. In low doses, it produces stimulant effects; in high doses, it produces sedative effects. Use can lead to psychotic symptoms or dependence.