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By Willy van Knippenberg, 12 august 2022

What Is Kratom? How Does It Work? Where To Buy It?

Kratom is an evergreen tree native to Southeast Asia. It grows in tropical climates and produces leaves that contain alkaloids called mitragynines. These compounds produce stimulating effects similar to those produced by opiates.

They're safe and natural.

Kratom is often referred to as “nature's opioid.” This means that kratom contains chemicals that act like opioids, which are naturally occurring substances found in the brain that help regulate mood and pain. However, unlike prescription drugs, kratom is completely legal and available without a prescription.

They boost energy levels.

Kratom is an evergreen tree native to Southeast Asia. Its leaves contain alkaloids called mitragynines, which are similar to opiates. These compounds produce effects similar to those produced by morphine and heroin. In fact, some people use kratom to treat symptoms of opioid withdrawal.

They improve sleep quality.

Kratom also helps with pain relief. This is because it works as an analgesic (pain reliever) and anti-inflammatory agent. It also boosts energy levels and improves mood.

How Do You Take Kratom?

There are several ways to take kratom. You can either smoke it, drink it, eat it, or vaporize it. Each method has its own advantages and disadvantages. Smoking kratom is not recommended because it can cause respiratory issues. Drinking kratom is also not recommended because it can lead to liver damage. Eating kratom is an effective way to consume kratom because it provides a steady dose of the herb. Vaporizing kratom is another option because it allows users to inhale the active ingredients without having to swallow them.

Kratom strains

Kratom strains are generally divided into three different colors. Red Vein, White Vein or Green Vein. This subdivision depends on the color of the stem and veins of the leaf. If you look closely at a kratom leaf you will see that the stem and veins have a certain color. This difference is not always completely clear and a lot depends on the location, age and conditions in which the kratom tree is located. When crushing kratom leaves, the stem and veins are generally removed.

Kratom strains with different grain colors thrive in different conditions and each kratom contains different alkaloids, each yielding their own characteristics. Red vein kratom strains are suitable for certain purposes while the green and white kratom strains are best suited at other times.

Which kratom strain is most suitable for you depends on your personal preferences. With kratom this can be quite complicated because of the differences within the same color type. This depends on quality, location, climate, harvesting method, etc. Not all red veins will have the same properties and this also applies to the white and green veins.

Where Can I Buy Kratom?

You can buy kratom online at reputable websites such as Novus Fumus. However, you should only use products that contain standardized extracts of kratom leaves. These extracts are tested for purity and potency before being sold.