Kratom Clinical Studies and Research

Can Kratom alkaloids be used to treat alcohol use disorders?

By Kate | March 19, 2021 | Comments Off on Can Kratom alkaloids be used to treat alcohol use disorders?

Mitragyna speciosa, commonly known as Kratom, is often used to self-treat chronic pain, reduce opioid dependence, and to limit or completely eliminate drug withdrawal symptoms. Because Kratom may be less dangerous than typical opioids, many are curious to see if it can offer benefits beyond the two aforementioned. One study in particular sought out to … Read more

Mitragynine As a Potential Treatment for Reducing Morphine Withdrawal Effects

By Kate | March 17, 2021 | Comments Off on Mitragynine As a Potential Treatment for Reducing Morphine Withdrawal Effects

Before we cover Mitragynine as a potential treatment for reducing morphine withdrawal effects, let’s discuss opioid use in the USA. The United States is facing an epidemic, as the number of deaths from prescription drug overdoses continues to rise. Opioids include prescription painkillers such as Vicodin and OxyContin, illegal street drugs like heroin, and synthetic … Read more

Kratom for Mental Illness: Clinical Study on Kratom For Anxiety and Depression

By Kate | March 9, 2021 | Comments Off on Kratom for Mental Illness: Clinical Study on Kratom For Anxiety and Depression

If you’ve been searching for an alternative solution to antidepressants, anxiolytics, and antipsychotics, you might want to consider Kratom for anxiety and depression. When we think about Kratom for mental illness – it can be overwhelming.  This summary includes information on a clinical study on Kratom For Anxiety and Depression. Mitragyna speciosa, better known as … Read more

Mitragynine and 7-Hydroxymitragynine: How They Work in Kratom

By Kate | March 4, 2021 | Comments Off on Mitragynine and 7-Hydroxymitragynine: How They Work in Kratom

Kratom is a natural supplement that comes from the tree Mitragyna speciosa. The Kratom tree is indigenous to various regions of Southeast Asia and is also found in parts of Africa. Chewing the leaves of Kratom became a popular means for boosting energy levels in manual laborers or for use in cultural ceremonies. For centuries, … Read more

The Population of Kratom Consumers in the United States

By Kate | February 27, 2021 | Comments Off on The Population of Kratom Consumers in the United States

Kratom, Mitragyna speciosa, is a natural, organic product that has been used for centuries in Southeast Asian countries such as Malaysia and Thailand. It is derived from the leaves of the Kratom tree, which contain psychoactive substances and carry medicinal properties. Originally, the leaves of the Kratom tree were frequently harvested and chewed or brewed … Read more

Easing Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms with Kratom

By Kate | February 25, 2021 | Comments Off on Easing Opioid Withdrawal Symptoms with Kratom
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For decades, opioids have been prescribed with abandon. We’ve seen a significant wave of addiction sweep across the country as prescriptions for painkillers like Vicodin and Oxycontin skyrocket. But those who struggle with opioid dependence may find hope in kratom—a popular herbal supplement that has been used in Asian countries for centuries. Kratom and Opioid … Read more

American Kratom Association’s 2021 Kratom Advocacy Webinar

By Kate | February 22, 2021 | Comments Off on American Kratom Association’s 2021 Kratom Advocacy Webinar
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The American Kratom Association (AKA), the nation’s leading voice in protecting and advancing access to Kratom, announced that it will be hosting its 2021 Kratom Advocacy Webinar on February 23rd at 7:00 p.m. ET. The American Kratom Association is working hard to gain support for their cause to make sure Kratom remains legal on a … Read more

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Kratom Shots: Better Than Kratom Powder?

By Kate | April 27, 2021

Kratom is a plant found in tropical areas in Southeast Asia that has mind-altering effects. And, because Kratom is a legal and natural herb, it’s become a great way for many people to relax and unwind after a long day.   When people take Kratom, whether as Kratom shots, a liquid, capsule, or powder, it directly … Read more

Top 5 Benefits of Using Kratom

By Kate | April 5, 2021

Kratom is a natural substance sourced from the Kratom tree (Mitragyna speciosa), which grows in Southeast Asia. The benefits of using Kratom have been harnessed for centuries to help various ailments. One of the key active ingredients in Kratom leaves is Mitragynine, which binds to the same receptor sites as opioids do. This explains why … Read more

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Everything You Need to Know About Different Kratom Strains

By Kate | April 1, 2021

Kratom (Mitragyna speciosa) is a plant that grows in Southeast Asia. It has been used for centuries to increase work stamina and help with overall mood, pain relief, and opiate addiction and withdrawal symptoms. It was first introduced to the United States in the 1990s and has since grown in popularity as an herbal supplement. … Read more

Recipes: A Citrus Kratom Energy Shot

Kratom Recipes: A Citrus Kratom Energy Shot For Brighter Mornings

By Kate | March 29, 2021

Calling all health and wellness gurus! We’ve got a new Citrus Kratom Energy Shot recipe for you that’s sure to deliver a mood boost in the morning. Loaded with citrusy fruits, spices, and a dose of Kratom, this shot will deliver all the antioxidants and vitamins you need to power through the day. The popularity … Read more

Can Kratom alkaloids be used to treat alcohol use disorders?

By Kate | March 19, 2021

Mitragyna speciosa, commonly known as Kratom, is often used to self-treat chronic pain, reduce opioid dependence, and to limit or completely eliminate drug withdrawal symptoms. Because Kratom may be less dangerous than typical opioids, many are curious to see if it can offer benefits beyond the two aforementioned. One study in particular sought out to … Read more

Mitragynine As a Potential Treatment for Reducing Morphine Withdrawal Effects

By Kate | March 17, 2021

Before we cover Mitragynine as a potential treatment for reducing morphine withdrawal effects, let’s discuss opioid use in the USA. The United States is facing an epidemic, as the number of deaths from prescription drug overdoses continues to rise. Opioids include prescription painkillers such as Vicodin and OxyContin, illegal street drugs like heroin, and synthetic … Read more

Kratom for Mental Illness: Clinical Study on Kratom For Anxiety and Depression

By Kate | March 9, 2021

If you’ve been searching for an alternative solution to antidepressants, anxiolytics, and antipsychotics, you might want to consider Kratom for anxiety and depression. When we think about Kratom for mental illness – it can be overwhelming.  This summary includes information on a clinical study on Kratom For Anxiety and Depression. Mitragyna speciosa, better known as … Read more

What Kratom Beginners Need to Know: The Ultimate Guide

By Kate | March 5, 2021

If you’re a Kratom beginner, the first thing you should know is that Kratom is a tropical plant! The tropical tree Mitragyna speciosa Korth, better known as Kratom, can seem overwhelming to Kratom beginners since it has so many potential uses. Kratom has become a globally known phenomenon. Used for centuries in Southeast Asia, the internet … Read more

Mitragynine and 7-Hydroxymitragynine: How They Work in Kratom

By Kate | March 4, 2021

Kratom is a natural supplement that comes from the tree Mitragyna speciosa. The Kratom tree is indigenous to various regions of Southeast Asia and is also found in parts of Africa. Chewing the leaves of Kratom became a popular means for boosting energy levels in manual laborers or for use in cultural ceremonies. For centuries, … Read more

The Population of Kratom Consumers in the United States

By Kate | February 27, 2021

Kratom, Mitragyna speciosa, is a natural, organic product that has been used for centuries in Southeast Asian countries such as Malaysia and Thailand. It is derived from the leaves of the Kratom tree, which contain psychoactive substances and carry medicinal properties. Originally, the leaves of the Kratom tree were frequently harvested and chewed or brewed … Read more