Those of you who are always finding natural ways of staying healthy probably have heard the name Kratom. Surely there are many website dedicated to it. It is very well knownin various parts of Asia and it has several health benefits. Let us learn a little more about it –
What is Kratom?
Kratom is a native tree of the South East of Asia. It is found in places like Malaysia, Thailand, Borneo, Indonesia etc. It belongs to the same family as that of the coffee tree. The leaves have been used in the form of a herbal drug for ages. It has been used as a stimulant, recreational drug, sedative, painkiller, treatment for opiate addiction and medicine for diarrhea. Some people even claim that it is effective against restless leg syndrome, fibromyalgia and arthritic pain. You can go to the Kratom emporium website to find out more details.
Different ways it can be taken –
Kratom leaves usually were chewed fresh after removing the central vein; though it can also be consumed dried. But since it is a little tough, people prefer to powder it as it can be swallowed easily. The powdered form can be mixed with water which is an easy way or it can also be mixed with juices, milk, yogurt etc. Dried leaves can also be had in the form of tea or mixed with normal tea to mask the taste. These can also be made into capsules forms. People do smoke it too. However, it is a little impractical as the amount that should be the right dose is too much to be smoked. One can even evaporate the water from kratom tea and make a resin kind of extract. This can be stored for longer periods. This can be then converted into pellet forms and consumed as is or be used to make tea.
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