Kratom is making news every day and is revolving to be popular among its users. Kratom is an evergreen tropical plant native to grounds of Southeast Asia including Thailand, Myanmar, Indonesia and Papua New Guinea. There are some strains which are exported from Malaysia as well but those strains are extremely rare and infrequent to use.
Kratom contains a lot of beneficial components and has a high alkaloid profile. It is also proved by the scientists and researchers that Kratom contains 20 active biological compounds like mitragynine and 7hydroxymitragynine which help in healing as well as combating opioid withdrawal symptoms in some users.
Kratom contains curative and restorative properties. It is also believed that it contains therapeutic properties which makes Kratom a relaxant along with something that can cure bodily diseases. Kratom has been in use as an alternative to medicine since the nineteenth century to treat diseases like nausea, cough, diarrhea and respiratory illness etc. it is also known to help with major organ diseases like diabetes, kidney and liver disorders. There is still research going on if Kratom is entirely safe to use in the medicine industry. It still has not been approved entirely by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) but the process is still going on.
Strains and effects of Kratom
The best thing about Kratom is there are so many strains to choose from that help achieve the level of high that you want. Different strains are imported from different countries which have different effects accordingly. There are some strains that have a mild effect, some have a medium balanced effects while the rest have intense effects in general.
Generally, if the strain is authentic and of good quality, low doses are quite effective and help you achieve results with initial low doses which range from 2g-5g. The effects are quite stimulating with a hint of alertness and motivation. These effects last for a good 60 minutes.
Higher doses which are more than 10g cause a sedative effect just like the way morphine acts on the body. The body goes numb and pain is not felt. This makes Kratom a pain reliever as well and is used worldwide to replace morphine when it is not available. People in the US have vouched for Kratom tea helping them with their bodily pains when they used Kratom instead of morphine. They also felt more alert and conscious.
There are many strains to choose from but the Maeng Da family of Kratom is the best till date. It includes three types of veins which are White Maeng Da, Green Maeng Da and Red Maeng Da.
White Maeng Da provides something which is more than stimulation like readiness of mind and alertness. It is also used to relax and is especially famous amongst labor class.
Red Maeng Da is a mood enhancer as well as a relaxant. It can also be used as pain reliever because it has the tendency to have intensifying effects. It is used majorly by doctors and people who have tiring work so that by the end of the day they can consume something that removes their fatigue and tiredness and gives an overall relaxed feeling.
Green Maeng Da is known for its stimulating effects and its psychologically boosting effects. There are some strains of Kratom that are known for uplifting your mood and one of them is Green Maeng Da Kratom.
Other than the Maeng Da strains, there is Red Borneo Kratom, Green Malay Kratom, Thai Kratom, Red Bali Kratom. All of these strains originate from different countries and have different effects attached to them.