Jefferson, GA asked in Juvenile Law for Georgia

Q: Will drug and alcohol classes test specifically for kratom?

I am a minor originally charged with posession of marijuana under a oz which is getting expunged through a informal agreement. Kratom helps me a lot and want to know if I can still use it. Its legal but can be specifically tested for in labs but will they do that?

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William Jaksa
William Jaksa
  • Juvenile Law Lawyer
  • Toronto

A: Yes Kratom is legal in Georgia, but that doesn't mean its safe to use. There are several specific tests for Kratom that will confirm it has been used; however, it is not usually tested for on standard drug tests. There are specific drug screens to test for Kratom.

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