What is Kratom?
Kratom is a plant native to Southeast Asia, well known for its medicinal properties, the plant has become quite popular in recent years mainly for its sedative, stimulant and analgesic effect. However, the plant offers several other health benefits.
Kratom can be found in nature, ideal for tea preparation or for smoking, in extract, powder, and also in pharmacological capsules.
- Feeling of well-being
One of the main effects of Kratom is the elevation of mood and sense of well-being. A small dose of the plant provides the feeling of happiness and euphoria, while it removes from the mind the problems and the negative emotions, promoting a state of peace and tranquility.
- Increases disposition
Kratom raises the energy level and disposition to carry out the activities of the day to day. Just a small amount of the leaves in a cup of tea to feel refreshed and full of energy. In addition, it decreases the sensation of anxiety and potentiates the heart rate, increasing the oxygen supply necessary for our body and stimulating the brain activity.
Known also as the intelligence capsule, Kratom helps in concentration and provides a clearer, more open-minded feeling. Studies show that the use of Kratom promotes an increase in brain activity, memorization as well as an increase in the capacity of absorption and comprehension of new school contents.
- Fight stress
Due to its sedative effect, Kratom is very indicated for the treatment of stress and anxiety, providing a sense of calm and tranquility even in highly stressful situations. In addition, the plant relieves muscle tension caused by nervousness.
- Relief of pain and infection
Another benefit of Kratom is its action against pain and infections due to its active components. Kratom has alkaloids of mitragin and 7-hydroxyitraginine, which act as analgesics and anti-inflammatories. Kratom is used for the treatment of intestinal infections, diarrhea, and cough.
In addition, kratom increases the amount of serotonin and dopamine released in the body and functions as a muscle relaxant, is used to minimize the symptoms of fibromyalgia.
Kratom is widely used for the treatment of drug detox and to minimize the effects of abstinence since its use controls anxiety and gradually reduces the desire to use drugs. Regular use of Kratom provides a similar opiate sensation, but on a smaller scale, in order to gradually eliminate toxins and impurities from the body.
Due to its invigorating power and improved blood flow, Kratom is provides increased libido and improves sexual performance, helping even in female fertility.
- Protects the heart
Kratom also helps with heart health, its properties improve cardiovascular support and help prevent heart disease. Studies prove that Kratom helps in eliminating the accumulated cholesterol in the arteries, essential for people suffering from atherosclerosis, a disease that hardens the arteries due to the formation of fatty plaques. In addition, it strengthens heart rate, improving the transport of oxygen throughout the body.
Kratom is an excellent ally in controlling diabetes, alkaloids in leaves that reduce blood sugar levels and balances the production of insulin and provides a better quality of life for diabetics.