|Kratom Leaf Powder (Ming Dog)|
Available in 1/4 OZ, 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB.
Kratom leaves are from the Mitragyna Speciosa, a leafy tree belonging to the Rubiaceae family. Its leaves contain the indole alkaloid mitragynine which is a depressant, and eight other alkaloids that produce a stimulating effect. It is said that it is a stimulant in lower doses, and becomes a euphoric stimulant in higher doses. The Kratom leaves from Indonesia are considered to be the most popular. There are two main kinds of Kratom, being distinguished by the color of veins in the leaf, red veined or green and white veined. The red veined variety is supposed to have a stronger stimulatng and euphoric effect. It has been said that Thai Kratom users found that most users preferred a mixture of both, followed by red veined alone and then green and white veined alone.
Biak, Ithang, Kakuam, Ketum, Mambog, Tagalog, Thom
Green veined leaf
Kratom is often used to treat diarrhea. It is known to prolong sexual intercourse.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions:
It is advised not drive or participate in activities that demand your concentration. Usage of kratom in high dosages may be mildly addictive. Prolonged use can result in emaciation, a distended stomach, pallor, darkened lips, dried skin, numbness in the peripheral regions of the body, twitching, and unusual cardiac disorders. Acute side effects include dry mouth, loss of appetite and constipation. Side effects from long term use include anorexia and weight loss, insomnia, and a darkening of the skin, particularly on the cheeks. Do not combine with MAO-inhibitors.