Kratom has proven to be one of the most versatile plants on the planet.
From pain relief, stress and anxiety relief, to increased energy, kratom has effects that can benefit almost anyone.
Of all properties, kratom health benefits and medicinal benefits are what make this plant so exceptional and popular.
These benefits include: pain relief, energy/stimulation, immune system stimulation as well as depression, stress and anxiety relief.
The rising popularity of kratom come primarily from these benefits.
Kratom has been effectively used to treat pain by a large part of the population in countries where it has traditionally grown.
The analgesic properties are one of the primary kratom benefits.
… and this has been proven by the large number of people in western societies that have switched from powerful (sometimes dangerous) prescription pain-killing drugs to … plant leaves.
Kratom’s pain-killing capabilities occur due to the unique blend of alkaloids that it contains. Some of the most important and effective for this purpose are 7-hydroxymitragynine and mitragynine.
Both of these alkaloids are similar in effect to the human body’s own endorphins and enkaphalins.
Through their action in the brain, these alkaloids effectively dull the body’s perception of pain, which can dramatically increase the quality of life for those who deal with persistent pain.
On primary benefit of kratom is that it has been shown to be very effective at increasing energy levels.
Energy is one of the main reason that many laborers in Thailand first began to use kratom
. However, it should be noted that kratom benefits vary by strain, and not all can effectively be used for this purpose, such as Bali or Borneo strains.
Thai and Maeng Da strains are generally most effective at increasing energy levels and preventing fatigue.
Most white vein kratom strains are fairly effective for energy as well, and are certainly worth a shot.
While not much research has been done on the immune system stimulation effects of kratom, the alkaloids contained in it are the same, or very similar to the well known immune system stimulant, cat’s claw.
Some of kratom’s primary immunostimulant alkaloids contained in the kratom leaves are Isomitraphylline, Isorhynchophylline, isopteropodine and Mitraphylline.
All of these alkaloids combined act in a synergistic manner, making it a potentially useful supplement for immune system boosting..
Currently, no highly controlled studies have been done on this plant’s ability to boost the immune system, but many of the component alkaloids have been shown to do so.
… and there are a vast amount of anecdotal reports from users about the power this plant has to reduce sickness duration as well as reduce discomfort through pain relieving properties.
Of all benefits kratom has to offer, mood boosting is one of the strongest.
Because of this, some have used it to temporarily fight off high levels of anxiety, panic attacks and depressive symptoms.
However, because one can build a tolerance over time, these effects will be notably lessened if used daily.
Because of all of these effects it is becoming a very popular medicinal herb and may even one day become a household herb.
Through these kratom benefits, many have been able to dramatically increase their quality of life and happiness, which is worth any price.