Mitragyna Javanica is a popular alternative to kratom (Mitragyna speciosa). Unfortunately, kratom itself seems to cause dependence, therefore leading to withdrawal symptoms whenever people stop using it. It has also been reported to cause an increase in blood pressure, hepatotoxicity, nephrotoxicity, emphysema, over-inflation of the alveoli, and cytotoxicity to human neuronal cells and there are even several reports regarding fatalities after kratom consumption.
The available research includes a report published in the International Journal on Drug Policy in 2010, for which scientists surveyed 136 active users of kratom and found that the herb was described as affordable, easily available, and having no serious side effects despite prolonged use.” This report included no testing of kratom’s health effects or potential hazards.
Muhammad BY, Abdullahi AD, Kadir, SS, Abdul Razak TB, Ahmed QU. In-utero effects of the crude ethanolic extract of the leaves of Mitragyna speciose on neural tube formation in rats. Red Bantuagie tends to be dried a bit longer than some other red strains and therefore has strong mood boosting effects.
Kratom is a wonderful plant that got me off pain meds with no withdrawals,off meds over a year,God bless kratom. The two are one of the same, it refers to kratom, which is a specific plant that originates from Southeast Asia in areas such as Thailand, Malaysia and Indonesia.
It reduces their craving for drugs and help them to recover fast. Regardless of these views though, there’s at least one clinical study in support of Mitragyna javanica’s medicinal benefits, even pointing out that it does provide effects similar to those of kratom seeds.
Ethnopharmacology of Kratom and the Mitragyna Alkaloids. Some researchers claim that kratom leaves contain certain antioxidants that are helpful in protecting users against cancer. According to an American survey, even low doses do a great job at promoting a reduction in physical pain.