Kratom scientifically referred to Mitragyna speciosa is a tropical evergreen tree of the coffee family. It is native to Southeast Asia and has for the longest time been used as a traditional medicine. Though there exists no legitimate medical use of Kratom. Kratom and its byproducts, as well as extracts, have become very popular recreational drugs. Kratom has been promoted globally for its ability to improve mood rapidly, relieve pain with emphasis to chronic pain as well as it is used is controlling opiate conditions.
In some jurisdictions such as Malaysia and Thailand, Kratom is commonly used as an opiate substitute. Kratom is known to have mild opiate and the stimulant like properties which assist opioid addicts to overcome severe withdrawal side effects. Its effects typically start within the 5-10 minutes and can last for 2-5 hours.
Kratom has been used by indigenous cultures as a traditional medicine. Its leaves are chewed to relieve pain. Additionally, Kratom leaves may be sifted and consumed to increase body energy as well as a mood booster. Kratom is also believed to increase food appetite as well as it can be used to boost the sexual desire. Moreover, Kratom can be utilized as a local anesthesia and can be wrapped around wounds to enhance their healing. Amazingly, sifted leaves and extracts can be used to treat diarrhea, coughs and intestinal infections among humans. Additionally, as a painkiller, Kratom boosts the immune response and gives relief from chronic pain.
Sifted Kratom can be used as a stimulant, but care has to be taken to ensure that it is consumed in the right doses. As a stimulant, it eases the body in response to anxiety or agitation assisting the user in moderating their thoughts and emotions. It provides a desirable relaxation and gives the body a surge of energy to perform increased tasks or activities as it acts as an antidepressant. It sets the brain to active mode and assists the user to enjoy them.
Prescribed dosage of Kratom results in considerable weight loss without any experience of side effects. Kratom can be consumed in tea or in beverages to bring about desirable weight loss results in a short time. Moreover, it can be used as a natural medication for weight loss. The consumption of Kratom increases the rate of body metabolism that burns excessive body fat and can be consumed to give energy before and after exercises.