Kratom leaf (Mitragyna speciose) suddenly became a public conversation. Because, these leaves are herbal medicines for Indonesian citizens, but are considered as drugs or illegal drugs abroad. Cultivation plants that grow on the island of Borneo and several countries in Southeast Asia have many benefits. Kratom leaves are believed to help reduce pain, relaxes, prevents fatigue, and helps opium addicts to stop.
It is said to cultivate plants for being the livelihoods of the Kapuas Hulu community, West Kalimantan. Initially, they produced traditional commodities such as rubber and palm oil, but slowly became kratom farmers.
Plants that come from the coffee family (Rubiaceae) are tropical plants that can grow as tall as 4 to 16 meters
Traditional communities in Thailand and Malaysia believe that the properties of Mitragyna speciosa leaves are as an energy booster, stamina, and overcoming fatigue. While residents of Kalimantan use Mitragyna speciosa Indonesia as a pain reliever. In the US, Mitragyna speciosa is used as a recreational drug and an opioid drug that is easily purchased in the form of extracts, powder, or supplements.
Kratom Borneo is another name for Mitragyna Speciosa or Daun Puri which comes from a village in the interior of Borneo. Borneo Kratom Types are divided into 4 types, namely: Red Veins, White Veins, Green Veins, and Kratom Horns. Borneo Kratom is a type of Herbal Medicine available in tea powder and capsules
Many people use Mitragyna speciosa for various purposes, but the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) blocks the use of Mitragyna speciosa in several American states due to safety concerns and side effects of kratom leaves which according to temporary research can cause hallucination, addiction, anorexia, etc.
Health Benefits of Buy kratom
Mitragyna speciosa has been used by many people especially in Southeast Asia to treat various medical conditions traditionally, although scientific data are still needed to prove the benefits of kratom leaves for medicinal purposes.
The following is a list of the properties of kratom leaves commonly used as herbal medicines, namely:
- Stimulant drugs
The benefits of kratom leaf are a stimulant drug when consumed in low doses. Stimulant drugs are medicines to stimulate energy and alertness. According to the European Center for Drugs and Drug Addiction Monitoring (EMCDDA), people who consume Mitragyna speciosa feel the effects of being more alert, energized, and feeling comfortable in socializing outside.
The effects of kratom can be felt after 10 minutes of consuming Mitragyna speciosa and can last for 1 ½ hour. The effect of kratom as a stimulant is also followed by dizziness and impaired motor coordination.
- Overcoming Various Medical Conditions
Indonesian kratom leaf is also used as an antipyretic or fever-lowering drug, antitussive or cough suppressant, and antihypertensive or an agent for lowering blood pressure.
Other benefits of kratom leaf are herbal medicines to treat diarrhea traditionally, but all the properties of these leaves are just anecdotal notes and there are no medical clinical trials.
- Pain Relief
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has conducted a study that Mitragyna speciosa contains opioids or pain relievers. Mitragyna speciosa also contains more than 20 alkaloids which are useful as pain relievers.
The content of Mitragynine in kratom leaves as a kappa-opioid receptor agonist which also affects 13 times stronger than morphine. This content has a role and effect like opioids, but its use in the medical world is still being studied.
- Analgesic Agent
Mitragyna speciosa has active ingredients namely mitragynine and 7-hydroxy mitragynine alkaloids. Both of these active ingredients have effects as analgesic or pain relievers. Mitragyna speciosa also acts as an anti-inflammatory and muscle relaxation.
- Stop addiction to other opioid drugs
Benefits of kratom leaves are not only an alternative to opioid drugs but also serves to stop the symptoms of addiction from heroin, morphine, and other opioid drugs that you previously consumed.
Mitragyna speciosa is an herbal remedy considered to be more effective and safer for stopping addiction. Kratom can prevent opioid drug addiction that you previously consumed, but consumption of kratom in high doses can give you the effect of addiction to the leaf.
There are no clinical trials about the efficacy of kratom leaves as a medical drug. Recent reports state that kratom drugs have many side effects, so the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is blocking the use of kratom drugs in several countries.
Benefits of Kratom Leaves or castles as herbal medicines:
– Control Diabetes (Blood Sugar Levels)
– Reduces High Blood Pressure
– Cope with diarrhea
– Overcome Muscle Pain
– Cope with depression
– Increases Energy or Stamina
– Efficacy is maintained.
– Overcome constipation
– Natural dysentery drugs
– Good for blood circulation
– Helps refresh the mind
– Healthy stomach
That’s 12 benefits and properties of castle leaves for health you need to know. Hopefully, it is useful to increase your knowledge in maintaining health by utilizing the efficacy of puri or kratom leaves.