Things To Know About Kratom

Kratom is an exotic plant from the lands of Thailand, Malaysia, and a couple of more places in Asia. It is a plant that has some amazing health benefits and medicinal capabilities. Below is a list of a couple of facts and things to know about Kratom, do take a look.

Q) What is Kratom? How is it usually used?Kratom

Answer) Kratom is a plant that grows in southeast Asia, its also known as Mitragyna Speciosa, according to the DEA. The leaves a some psychoactive capabilities and can be crushed and chewed or even smoked. It has been known to be brewed into some tea or even put into capsules.

Q) Can one get addicted to Kratom?

Answer) Kratom does indeed have some addictive properties, as informed by the DEA. Many people had reported having some withdrawal symptoms when they stopped the consumption of Kratom for a period of time. Around 1 in 10 people in the research that was conducted, reported to have developed a liking and an addiction to the kratom substance. If one uses it heavily, they certainly cannot be expected to get over it by the next day, they will surely face addictive symptoms and may even need some rehabilitation. This happens due to excess use, if one uses it in a prescribed dosage and in some small doses for medicinal purposes, they should be fine, according to the study. I just want to say that, like everything in the world, Kratom has its pros and cons. We must strive to stay with the pros.


Q) Why do people consume and use Kratom?

Answer) Kratom is widely known for having pain-relieving capabilities and even reducing chronic stress and depression. People who were involved in the research had reported that Kratom even helped them stop using drugs. It even helped them withdrawal symptoms. People suffering from PTSD (post traumatic stress disorder) and even social anxiety have been known to consume Kratom and have some positive results after using it in a dosage form.

Q) What does Kratom actually do to the body?

Answer) Researchers are not entirely sure as to how Kratom affects the body. They say that it is not an opiate. Opiates have a sedative effect on the body, but Kratom has a psychoactive effect, just like marijuana.

Q) Are there any known risks to Kratom?


Answer) One of the common side effects of it is that it can give you an upset stomach, make you vomit, and even cause itching. The risks are indeed mild, and some of these might not even occur to many people.

These are some interesting things to know about Kratom, use it wisely.

The Best Kratom Strains

Kratom may seem like any other ordinary herb that is trending nowadays, but actually, it is a lot more than this. The best strains of kratom show some amazing and marvelous effects which include medicinal care, support and enhancement of your mood, boosting your cognitive thinking, relieving your stress, helping PTSD (post-traumatic stress disorder) patients and many more. Different individuals use kratom for many different purposes.

Commonly, kratom powder and even the capsules are used, by people who are not okay with chewing the leaves. A huge majority of individuals are indeed trying kratom for the very first time. Many people seem to believe that the best and strongest kratom strains are unbelievably expensive; therefore they tend to stick to the old and more common strains. Here are some of the best kratom strains and why you should try them:

  1. Bali kratom:

    This is a hub of kratom, and the very famous Bali strain has amazingly out of question effects on the body. It is one of the strains that take a lot of time to grow, but its effects are certainly long lasting.Bali kratom: It is collected from the countries of Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. It is also not that expensive, so first-timers can invest in it and not worry if they do not like it. The users usually feel very relaxed, both mentally and physically. It also reduces stress, and your anxiety levels go down. It has been known to have no side effects like sedation and give you a care-free feeling. It has also been considered one of the best alternatives to painkillers. Dosage to be consumed should be no more than 3 grams.

  2. Sumatra Kratom:

    Just like the name indicates, this one grows in Sumatra, which is a beautiful island near Indonesia. It is an amazingly high-quality strain that has gained a lot of popularity. Its availability can be from white, red and green strain types. It is indeed well known for its unique effects on the body. This can range from a lot of energy production to extreme relaxation feeling.sumatra-kratom It has been known to be a slow-acting strain when compared to others. The white Sumatra strain is known to be the most effective one, but the effects have been reported to be short-lived. The green strain is apparently a moderate one, and the red variant has very long lasting side effects. The advisable dosage for the consumption of this strain of kratom is less than 5 grams. A moderate dosage works best for this strain. It is usually available in both capsule forms and even powder forms; you can consume the powder by mixing it with coffee or even fruit smoothies.