In south Asia countries there is a wonderful plant which has medicinal capabilities called Kratom. Kratom has a scientific name which is Mitragyna speciosa. It is of the same family name as beverage coffee. The common method of taking Kratom is by chewing the leaves or by drinking juice made by boiling it leaves in water. Many benefits can be derived from the use of Kratom as described below on this site.
First, it has a great capability to relief and reduce pain on its users. The fact that alkaloids which are the same chemical compounds found in morphine are in Kratom, give it the capability to relief pain. These alkaloids act on the body’s pain receptors numbing them from feeling pain by making the nervous system produce endorphins which numb pain. The greatest merit it has over morphine is the fact that it can relieve pain minus the ability to be addictive. By the fact that Kratom does not addict unlike morphine, Kratom gets a major advantage over morphine.
Recovering addicts can benefit in a great way from the plant. Opiate receptors in the brain of the users are activated the same way as other opiates do The addict can enjoy similar high to that of opiates without getting a similar addiction to opium related drugs. From this, it has been used to treat addicts who are addicted to opium related drugs like heroin.
Kratom has demonstrated its capacity to help reduce stress and treat depression. This is as a result of it causing the central nervous system to produce endorphins which cause the body to calm down the nerves. Many people with depression continue to benefit from it as a very good depressant. One can derive a similar effect to alcohol and other depressants without getting the associated addiction.
By taking the organic Kratom, it has been shown to increase productivity and creativity. By producing the good feeling effect as described elsewhere on this site, one can increase their creativity. When the user experience the stress reduction and the anti-depressant effect from the drug, they can focus on what they are doing leading to an increase in productivity.
Kratom is magically capable of enhancing the sexual drive of those who use it. Being an aphrodisiac, it increases the libido of those who take it. This property continues to be demonstrated by it being used to treat erectile dysfunction. Socially, its implications are many like better sexual experiences for the users, happier marriages and the overall betterment of social relationships.
In conclusion, this wonderful plant which has been in use in Asia for quite a long time is shown to be a great alternative to the widely used drugs. The popularity of the drug in western countries has increased.