Month: June 2020

Socio-economic Benefits of Kratom

by nola

kratom (Mitragynia speciose) is a tropical plant that is part of the Rubiaceae family (the same family as coffee). Native to Southeast Asia, this tree can reach up to 15 meters or more and produce large wide leaves that have long been used and made Green Indo kratom capsules for medicinal and recreational purposes (Tanguay, 2011). This plant thrives in many countries such as Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand. Kratom has a large potential for utilization as herbal medicines. Behind the benefits and great potential, kratom also has side effects when consumed in excess, excessive consumption of kratom can cause sedative effects.

In Indonesia kratom thrives in Kalimantan, in addition to growing wild kratom is also widely cultivated. Kratom is a potential plant. Kratom is a fast-growing plant that grows naturally in the tidal zone of rivers and swamps with initial growth per year reaching 2-3 meters. The morphology … Read More

Kratom, Plant from Kalimantan has an Effect like Morphine

by nola

Kratom (Mitragyna speciose Korth.) Is known to have pharmacological effects such as opioid (antinociceptive) analgesics. The main content of kratom leaves, namely mitragynine, has a strong affinity for opioid receptors. As for other arts such as white maeng da capsule that have been made like powder or capsules.
Palangkaraya Police, Central Kalimantan, seized 12 tons of kratom leaves to be sent overseas. Known as a medicinal plant, it is said to have morphine-like effects and has a risk of addiction.

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on its website mentions the kratom tree or Mitragyna speciose is a plant that grows naturally in Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, and Papua New Guinea. This plant is of concern because it affects brain receptors such as morphine and appears to have the risk of addiction or addiction, abuse, and dependence.
There are many variations in the use of kratom leaves. Some consume it … Read More