Holistic health is a booming industry these days. A growing number of people are looking to new herbs and natural medicinal options. However, some of them might be safer and more reliable than others. One plant that holistic health practitioners should be aware of is kratom.
Kratom is a substance that comes from a plant, Mitragyna speciosa. It has psychoactive properties. The leaves can be consumed in many ways and are used by many health experts.
It can be smoked, used to make tea, or chewed. In the west, people have managed to make kratom capsules using the active ingredients in the plant. It has a wide variety of uses. It can be a stimulant and has been used in a non-medical capacity to help people through opioid withdrawal. Allegedly, it is able to reduce symptoms and cravings.
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