When it comes to a Kratom capsule there are a number of things which new users or even pro users’ need to know.
This is because many users tend to be confused about how it works and some of its benefits. A kratom capsule is also surrounded with a little bit of controversy due to the fact that it is said to poison people and it’s risky.
This is why there is need to set the record straight and list some of the top five things you need to know about effective kratom capsules.
- What is Kratom?
Kratom is basically a tree which grows in the wild parts of Southeast Asia and has been used for medicinal purposes over the years. The Kratom tree has broad green leaves which are the ones which are plucked and used for medicinal and recreational purposes. From the start of the 21st century, kratom has been adversely used in the sport and recreational field.
- Kratom capsule uses
A kratom capsule contains an active chemical called mitragynine. This is the chemical which is useful because it works more like opioid. There are many uses of the Kratom capsule because it is used as a sedative and also a stimulant. Kratom capsule is also used to increase mental alertness, increase concentration and physical energy. The capsule is also used to treat chronic pain. There is also evidence that Kratom is used to treat opiate withdrawal, depression anxiety and even cough.
- Types of capsules
As a Kratom user, you need to know the available capsule which you can use. There are two main types of the capsule which are available. There is Veggie capsules which are most suitable for vegetarians since they are gluten-free. The good thing about this type of capsule is that it dissolves quickly and it prevents any form of allergic reaction. The other type of capsule is the Gelatin capsule which is common since it’s cheaper and is made from animal by-products. The only thing to note is for the people who are allergic to animal products.
- The capsule size
The next thing which you need to figure out is the size of the capsule. The reason for this is that the capsule comes in a wide range of sizes. You need to first understand the different sizes which are available and they range from size 000 to size 2. This means that the smaller the gram contained in the capsule determine how much you need to take in a given day. Once you have figured the dosing you need the next step is to figure out the number of capsules that you need.
- Side effects
There are documented side effects of using Kratom but they vary from one user to the other. The good thing about the side effect is that they do not last for a long time and they are not severe. The side effects may include, vomiting, nausea, dry mouth and constipation.