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“It's not a situation that we want to be in without resources," spokeswoman Christine Seldmann said. “A lot of our staff view customers as family. They see them all the time, they see them in different periods of their lives and want to be able to help them in emergency situations.”

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“With reversal agents now available for Pradaxa and warfarin, we have been asked if FDA should continue to allow marketing of anticoagulant drugs that do not have a reversal agent,” Ellis F. Unger, an official in the FDA’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research, said. “The short answer to that question is yes.”

If state medical cannabis programs are unable to continue serving the healthcare needs of patients who benefit from cannabis-based treatments, often where conventional medications have failed, the most vulnerable Americans will be the ones who suffer. Patients living with or treating cancer, HIV/AIDS, multiple sclerosis, Crohn’s Disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), epilepsy, severe childhood epilepsy disorders such as Dravet Syndrome, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), chronic pain, and a myriad of other conditions will be left without access to this medicine.

Though it's in the same family as coffee, kratom's active chemical properties — mitragynine and 7-Hydroxymitragynine — mimic morphine and heroin, creating euphoria and providing pain relief. 

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