The Kratom High: Short and Long-term Effects of Taking Kratom

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Short-term Effects Considering the unique composition of chemicals found in kratom leaves, users have reported experiencing varying results when taking low dose of kratom. Its opiate-like effects rely heavily on dosage and the user’s age, tolerance level, body measurement, among other factors. At the minimum dose of 1-5 grams per intake, kratom’s stimulating effects are more...

The Ultimate Kratom Strains Guide Book

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It seems as if there are dozens of different strains of kratom. However, while there may be several (even hundreds?) of options available today, there’s only a handful of strains that make up the whole bunch. As a matter of fact, there are only three kratom strains namely Red Vein, Green Vein, and White Vein. It is...

Is Kratom Legal? The Ongoing Fight Over Kratom’s Legal Status

Kratom is considered legal in most countries, including the United States. Proponents claim that the laws prohibiting the use of kratom are mostly based on prejudice and lack of understanding of the beneficial health effects of this plant. As a stimulant, kratom has vastly improved the quality of life of countless of people cultivating it...

The Many Alkaloids of Kratom

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The primary reason behind the variability of effects of the different strains and vein colors of kratom is the disparity in the balance of kratom alkaloids. The leaves contain numerous types of alkaloids that are naturally capable of delivering effective and distinctive medicinal properties. The following is a concise list of the most popular...

How to Use Kratom: Dosages, Half-life, Tolerance & More

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Kratom has gained a lot of attention because of its effective therapeutic attributes, thanks in part to its naturally rich and remarkable alkaloid specifications that make it stand out among all other plants known to man. Best of all, when taken properly, it has very few negative side effects, unlike most prescription medications. But...

Kratom Withdrawl: How it Feels and How to Avoid it

Kratom can have a stimulant effect when taken in low doses. It can increase energy levels and mitigate the effects of fatigue. In higher doses, kratom can produce effects similar to opioids, causing sedation and euphoria. When used on a regular basis, just like other substances that act on the brain’s opioid receptors, kratom...

Nootropics for Anxiety

I don’t think there was ever a person not to experience some sort of anxiety at one point in life. Sometimes, it’s good to have some fear lingering in the back of your head. However, once it starts meddling with your personal life and stops you from doing the things you are supposed to...

Kratom Interactions: Mixing with Alcohol, Marijuana, Prescriptions, etc

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Kratom has gained global recognition because of its effectiveness when it comes to treating pain and other health conditions. However, this has left a lot of people thinking: Do Drug Interactions Happen with Kratom? Some people try combining drugs to demonstrate their effectiveness. Others believe that in so doing, they will be able to boost their...

An Introduction to Kratom: Use Cases, History, Side Effects & more

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Mitragyna speciosa, commonly referred to as kratom, is a tropical evergreen tree that is native to Southeast Asia, specifically to Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Thailand, and Papua New Guinea, and elsewhere in the Pacific Rim. The word ‘Kratom’ originated in Thailand, and is synonymous to Biak-biak, Ketum, Kakuam, Krypton, Ithang, and Thom. The structural and molecular formula of Kratom: Mitragynine and...

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