What is Kratom?
Kratom is a evergreen tree found in South Asia that is commonly used for it’s relaxing effects. The plant is actually related to the coffee plant because they are both of the Rubiaceae plant family. The leaves of Kratom are often used in tea or put in capsules after being made into a powder but can also be chewed to get the most effective dose of Kratom. People have used Kratom as a mood booster, energy maximizer, and muscle relaxer.
Red Sumatra Kratom
Originating for Sumatra, a populated island in Indonesia, Red Sumatra Kratom is the most relaxing types of Kratom available. The plant has positive effects on the body such as relieving pain and relaxing the muscles. The leaves are red veined in the center which allows for a high concentration of alkaloids. The alkaloids act on certain brain receptors including opioid receptors. It is thought that Red Sumatra Kratom can help patients with opioid withdrawal symptoms.
What is in Red Sumatra Kratom?
Mitraphylline is the most vital alkaloid in Red Sumatra Kratom and is highly researched. The potential benefits of this alkaloid include the potential to kill cancer cells in breast cancer in the sarcoma stage. Some researchers believe it has the potential to starve and kill mutated cells which would be beneficial for cancer patients.
Raubasine is another alkaloid in Red Vein Kratom that provides positive benefits. This alkaloid has been found to cause muscle relaxation and sedate the user. For users that need a muscle relaxer, this alkaloid is very helpful to aide them.
The alkaloids in the Red Sumatra Kratom provide the most benefits for people who are very stressed out or are not able to sleep. This herb will help you fall asleep and relax. However, there are cautions for using any strain of Kratom because the herb is still being researched and the long-term effects are unknown. It is an alternative for opioid use and has been thought to help withdrawal symptoms of opioid abusers.
How to Take Red Sumatra Kratom
To increase absorbency and get the maximum benefit, it is best to consume Red Vein Sumatra Kratom on an empty stomach. Fruits and juices of fruits such as oranges, mangoes, and grapefruits are also helpful to increase absorption.
It is recommended to start with a 2-3 gram dosage, as the body does build resistance over time. Some signs of an overdose of Kratom include nausea, fast heart rate, and irritability. It is best to start out of a low dose and only take more if the desired Kratom effects are not showing after 30 minutes.
Some people may experience seizures or be comatose after taking Kratom, so please use caution.