Mitragyna speciosa is an evergreen tree from the coffee family that grows naturally in Southeast Asian countries.
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Mitragyna speciosa is an evergreen tree from the coffee family that grows naturally in Southeast Asian countries. The leaves of this plant are rich in active alkaloids such as Mitragynine and 7-Hydroxymitragynine, which help to relieve pain, boost energy, and ease stress and depression. It can be taken in different ways, but Mitragyna speciosa—kratom capsules are gaining popularity due to their convenience and measurement factors. If you are new to the kratom world, you’ve come to the right place as we tell you more about these capsules.
What are Mitragyna speciosa capsules?
The leaves of Mitragyna speciosa are harvested after reaching maturity, left to dry naturally in the sun and then crushed into a fine powder. The powder is encapsulated to form Mitragyna speciosa capsules, which you can easily swallow with a glass of water. There are two types of capsules commonly used to encapsulate the powder;
- Vegetarian/cellulose-based capsules: They are made from cellulose, hypromellose, and purified water. They are easy to digest, and because they contain no gluten, they’re ideal for vegans and vegetarians
- Gelatin Capsules: These capsules are more popular than vegetarian capsules. They are available in different sizes, flavors, and forms to meet the needs of different users
There are different strains of Mitragyna speciosa which are available in capsule form. Different strains have unique effects and benefits, and when making your purchase, ensure you get the right capsule for your needs. The powder in the capsule is accurately measured by the manufacturers, and therefore, it becomes easier to track your dose.
Mitragyna speciosa capsule size guide
There is a specific Mitragyna speciosa guide that manufacturers use for capsules to help users understand the quantity of powder within each capsule. There are different sizes of capsules, and you are free to choose one depending on your personal preferences. Size 4 is the smallest, while size 000 is the biggest. Size 00 is the most common as it’s not too big or too small. Size 000 is about three times bigger than size 00, and some users find it hard to swallow.
Benefits of Mitragyna speciosa capsules
Mitragyna speciosa comes with a unique scent and taste. Some users don’t mind the taste when ingesting the substance, while others find it unpleasant. The taste depends on the strain used, as well as the supplier. In capsule form, the bitter taste is masked and you can comfortably swallow with a glass of water.
- No preparation time
The manufactures do all the work for you, such as measuring the powder in the right proportions, encapsulation and packaging. When you finally get your desired capsules, the only thing you’ll do is to swallow.
- Easy to swallow
Swallowing Mitragyna speciosa capsules is easy, and you will have peace of mind knowing that no powder will stick on the walls of your throat.
Mitragyna speciosa in powder is time-consuming as you must measure the correct dosage and wipe off kitchen counters or tables afterward. Interestingly, the powder in the capsules cannot spill hence making it ideal for individuals with busy schedules.
- Easy to store
It is easy to store Mitragyna speciosa capsules in an airtight container to maintain its freshness and potency. Besides, they are portable and you can easily carry them wherever you go.
There are different strains of Mitragyna speciosa and various ways to take these strains. Taking the substance in the capsule form offers flexibility and convenience as it can easily be swallowed with few sips of water. These capsules are available online, but before placing your order, look for the strain that will suit your needs and buy from reputable vendors.
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