One of the most intriguing questions of the medical fraternity is why kratom capsules are becoming so popular? Kratom capsule is originated from a large tree, which is originally found in South East Asia. It is a medicinal leaf of the tree which comes from Rubiaceae family and Is found in Malesia and Indochina floristic regions. In these regions, the plant and its leaf is known and used for the medicinal purposes. The Latin name of this tree is Mitragyna speciosa. One of the eminent Dutch colonial botanists, whose name was Pieter Korthals documented the properties of this plant formally. As the first species of this family had the shape of a bishop’s mitre, he gave the name Mitragyna as the genus. The Mitragyna speciosa is related to various plants like Uncaria genera, Cinchona and Corynanthe.
There are many reasons due to which Kratom capsules are so popular. The leaves of the Mitragyna speciosa are used for calming effect on the mind. It is specially given to the persons who are opium addicts. It sooths their mind and can be used as a traditional cure for the opium addiction. When the Kratom capsules are given to an opium addict person for some days, the person who is an addict reduces the amount of opium taking or can be cured and the habit can be broken. Apart from the opium addicts, the capsule is also effective for the heroin addicts. There have been many cases where the heroin addiction has been cured with the use of the Kratom capsules and Kratom extract. If taken in small doses, kratom capsules can have the calming effects on the mind, which can limit the damage caused by the depression of the mind. If you take the higher dose, the feeling can change to the mild stimulation. The effect of the capsule starts after 5-10 minutes after taking the capsule and can last through several hours which can depend upon the personality of the person.
Although this can be described as the safe capsule, there are some side effects if you do not take the proper precautions. These side effects range from the dry mouth, loss of appetite, vomiting or nausea and decreased or increased urination, which can depend upon the individual physiogmy. Also, if you use it on long term basis, the other side- effects which can occur are weight loss and anorexia, insomnia and dependence upon the capsules.
Kratom capsules and extracts are very popular in North America and Europe as it is prescribed for many ailments which include depression, anxiety, and pain and drug withdrawal. In other countries like Thailand, Australia, Denmark, Finland, Latvia, Poland, Bhutan, Sweden and Lithuania Kratom is classified under the controlled substance.
Kratom capsules are originated from the large tree which is known as Mitragyna speciosa. This tree is found in South East Asia, particularly among the Malesia and Indochina florist region. The extracts from the leaf is very valuable as it contains lot of medicinal qualities.