What is Kratom? What You Should Know Before Using It?

Kratom (also known as Mitragyna Speciosa) is a tropical herb, native to the Southeast Asian rainforests. The leaves of kratom have traditionally been used as an herbal medicine to cure depression symptoms, sicknesses, alleviate anxiety & pain, and boost energy, and used to promote feelings of pleasures and wellness for hundreds of years. Though they can be chewed raw, but they are often brewed and crushed as Kratom tea or turned into tablets, capsules and liquids.  It is based on a coffee plant. The leafy tree grows around 15 meter tall.


This gentle herb can lift up your mood, sedate and stimulate. Unlike caffeine, it gives different feeling and smoother taste.  It stimulates your mind for up to 2 to 5 hours. Smaller yet regular doses from 2 to 7 grams can improve focus, stimulation and energy. It is a great alternative to caffeine and it is rich in antioxidants. There is no lack of confusing details about Kratom. You can find varieties of Kratom available. So, it is difficult to choose between so many varieties. You may not know what one could do to your health and what to expect. It’s being confused for legal high. The color is extracted from the leaf’s vein color before deveining it or turning it into red, white or green powders.