Kratom comes from Mitragyna Speciosa, a tree of the family Rubiaceae, which is a close cousin of the coffee tree. Its endemic area covers Thailand; Malaysia and Indonesia. Kratom Island works live with farmers from Borneo who rediscover the extraordinary potential of this local plant.
The peasants of the region, who have been using this plant daily since time immemorial, are converting to the cultivation of Kratom and leaving that of rubber (for rubber). No part of the primary forest, already well under attack, suffers further damage from our local partners.
In the memory of man in the villages, Kratom has always been consumed by local people. The peasant before starting a physically hard work under the sun, the woman in a period of painful menstruation, the suffering patient and many other situations have always found their solution in the Kratom
The mature leaves of the tree are dried and then ground: it is a 100% natural medicine, organic and easy to use. No pesticides are used by our local partners. No preservatives are added.
Modern users, and reports on traditional usage clearly show that kratom has a wide variety of potential combined effects. A growing number of academic articles and scientific research starting to check these effects, such as: anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial. It is an antioxidant that can be used against diarrhea, as a solution against alcoholism and as a substitute for drugs in general. It also has an analgesic effect that competes with morphine, it is a muscle relaxant and show some potential in the treatment of diabetes.
Kratom was mentioned as a substitute for opium for the first time in Asia at the beginning of the 19th century and its potential as a cheap and natural substitute for heroin or opioid analgesics elicits enthusiasm in medical circles.
To get out of dependence or find a substitute for more than 100 dangerous, addictive and very lucrative substances, we guess that the future is bright for kratom!