Mitragyna Speciosa is a scientific name for Kratom or Karatom. It is an angiosperm tree grown in tropical areas from Rubiaceae family commonly known to have a coffee family. It is a native evergreen tree of Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Myanmar and Papua New Guinea. For centuries people of these countries and others use the leaves of this tree as herbal remedies and medicine because of its morphine, anaesthesia and similar effects. These days this medication has enhanced its ability to be used in multiple medical remedies and solutions with proven studies in new researches and successful outcomes of Kratom consumption.
Health benefits of Kratom
Kratom act as:
- Energy booster
- Pain Killer
- Natural anaesthesia
- Natural sedative
- Focus enhancer
- Addiction treatment
Kratom leaves in many countries is a psychoactive tea used daily as an energy booster for an active working routine same as we take tea or coffee but for many reasons this amazing plant have other health benefits as well as it has dramatically positive effects on the human body and human central nervous system. It is used as a natural pain killer and anaesthesia, but due to modern scientific research and pharmaceutical companies have extracted the best from Kratom to make modern-day drugs which can even help to treat cancer naturally.
Dried leaves of Kratom is used to make tea has stimulating effects on the body, which helps to treat anxiety as well as helps as muscle and body pain relief and recovery. In the conditions such as Cancer, Diabetes and Sclerosis, the pain is irresistible, and so Kratom helps with these pains in a very effective manner.
As we already know human brain release signals in response to the stimulus, it receives, so the chemicals in the Kratom leaves soothes the and send signals to brains as neurotransmitters and cause responses of ease and sedation. It not only cause sedation effects and act as a herb for sedation and anti-anxiety but also helps to improve our focus a lot.
Acetylcholine is a neurotransmitter that plays an important part in making our focus better and helps in pain relief. It is released in the human body with the use of Kratom including Acetylcholine the neurotransmitters like Serotonin and dopamine are also released by use of Kratom, which also helps the brain a lot in focusing better. It helps students and working people to remember things with attention and focus. As explained earlier, it acts as pain relief substance and has anaesthesia like effects so we can say it has the same feelings as opioid medicines. Still, it doesn’t act like drugs as it has short term effects on the body, so it helps recovery from the other drugs as well.
A drug addict is said to an addicted to certain drug because of the addict depending upon that drug and can not get rid of it. Still, Kratom has similar effects as the drug. Still, it can be left anytime the addict wants, so it acts as an effective medicine for treating the drug-addicted people to cope up with the addiction in a better way without losing the nutritional value of the body which is also very necessary.
Availability and issues
Excessive intake of anything including coffee or any other tea is dangerous sadly it’s excessive intake cause a lot of major issues in the human body like Tremors, Seizures, Toxicity, Anorexia, Weight loss, and other effects like Tachycardia, so it is banned in many countries of Europe, Canada banned it for drug addiction, Australia and New Zealand call it a narcotic and it is controlled that way. Thailand and Malaysia are also using it only in a restricted way for treatment as medicine for patients only.
As it has many benefits, it is legal in many countries as well, and we can get it online from Amazon and other online shopping websites as well which are made online by expert herbalists and sellers. We can get Kratom from wanders and homoeopathic clinics as well and use a reasonable prescribed amount for daily use for best effects.