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Kratom Education

Here you will find a source for everything kratom. Our page offers comprehensive information on kratom, its history, safe consumption, benefits, risks, and more to help provide an informed decision on the medicinal plant. Take the time to learn about the potential benefits and safety of kratom below.

The "Colors" of Kratom

  • Summary
    Kratom is a tropical evergreen tree that is native to Southeast Asia, particularly Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia. It belongs to the coffee family and its leaves contain active compounds that have been used for centuries for medicinal purposes. Kratom has traditionally been used as a natural pain relief treatment, to treat diarrhea, and to boost energy levels. Please take the time to review these FAQ's so that you can stay well informed on what you are putting into your body.
  • How Has it Traditionally Been Used?
    In addition to its traditional medicinal uses, Kratom has also been used in religious ceremonies and as a social lubricant. Traditionally, Kratom leaves were chewed or brewed into a tea for consumption. The leaves were also used to make a paste that was applied topically to wounds to promote healing.
  • What is Kratom Being Used For Today?
    Today, Kratom is becoming more and more popular throughout the US. People continue to use kratom today as a natural alternative to prescription painkillers, while others use it to manage opioid withdrawal symptoms. Additionally, kratom has been reported to have mood-lifting effects and may help with anxiety and depression as well as being used to boost energy levels and improve focus and concentration.
  • What Are The Benefits?
    Kratom Has Been Known to Have Some of The Following Benefits: -Increases Energy -Improves Focus -Has Mood Lifting Effects [may help with Anxiety, & Depression] -Natural Pain Relief -Can Assist With Opiate Withdrawal & Addiction Treatment
  • What Are The Risks?
    Some of the Known Risks and Negative Side Effects May Include the Following: -If Kratom is Overconsumed in one sitting it can cause nausea, vomiting, and chills. -Dependence and Withdrawal -Constipation -Liver Damage With Overuse

The main difference between these three types of kratom is their color and the effects they produce.

The Colors are determined by the base on the color of the central vein in the kratom leaves, how mature it is when it is harvested, and how it is dried.

The three primary colors of kratom are red, green, and white

 

White kratom is harvested from the youngest leaves of the kratom tree and dried very quickly.

 

It is known for its stimulating effects and is often used as a natural alternative to caffeine or to boost energy levels.

Green kratom is harvested from leaves that are slightly younger than those used for red kratom, and dried quickly.

 

It is known for its energizing effects as well as enhanced mood effects.

Red kratom is typically harvested from older leaves, darker color, and dried slowly.

 

It is known for its calming and relaxing effects and is often used as a natural painkiller or to promote sleep.

Ways To Safely Consume

Some common ways to consume kratom include drinking kratom powder mixed with water or juice, taking kratom capsules, or brewing kratom tea.

 

However, it's worth noting that the taste of kratom powder can be unpleasant for some people, while the tea tastes like a soothing slightly bitter black tea, which beautifully pairs with honey.

 

. Additionally, the effects of kratom can vary depending on the strain and individual using it, so it's important to start with a low dose and gradually increase as needed

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  • Summary
    Kratom is a tropical evergreen tree that is native to Southeast Asia, particularly Thailand, Indonesia, and Malaysia. It belongs to the coffee family and its leaves contain active compounds that have been used for centuries for medicinal purposes. Kratom has traditionally been used as a natural pain relief treatment, to treat diarrhea, and to boost energy levels. Please take the time to review these FAQ's so that you can stay well informed on what you are putting into your body.
  • How Has it Traditionally Been Used?
    In addition to its traditional medicinal uses, Kratom has also been used in religious ceremonies and as a social lubricant. Traditionally, Kratom leaves were chewed or brewed into a tea for consumption. The leaves were also used to make a paste that was applied topically to wounds to promote healing.
  • What is Kratom Being Used For Today?
    Today, Kratom is becoming more and more popular throughout the US. People continue to use kratom today as a natural alternative to prescription painkillers, while others use it to manage opioid withdrawal symptoms. Additionally, kratom has been reported to have mood-lifting effects and may help with anxiety and depression as well as being used to boost energy levels and improve focus and concentration.
  • What Are The Benefits?
    Kratom Has Been Known to Have Some of The Following Benefits: -Increases Energy -Improves Focus -Has Mood Lifting Effects [may help with Anxiety, & Depression] -Natural Pain Relief -Can Assist With Opiate Withdrawal & Addiction Treatment
  • What Are The Risks?
    Some of the Known Risks and Negative Side Effects May Include the Following: -If Kratom is Overconsumed in one sitting it can cause nausea, vomiting, and chills. -Dependence and Withdrawal -Constipation -Liver Damage With Overuse

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