Table 1:

Demographic characteristics of calls to the BC Drug and Poison Information Centre concerning assumed kratom exposures, 2012–2019

CharacteristicNo. (%) of exposures reported
n = 32
Sex
 Female6 (19)
 Male25 (78)
 Not recorded1 (3)
Age, yr
 0–192 (6)
 20–3919 (59)
 40–596 (19)
 ≥ 601 (3)
 Not recorded4 (12)
Geographic area
 Metropolitan21 (66)
 Mixed urban and rural6 (19)
 Rural/remote5 (16)
 Not recorded0