Kratom has no effects when it is used in significant amount of dosage. Every individual being has certain level of dosage to be taken. If that level has exceeded, it ends with he over dosage in body. The results in certain side effects and has to be taken care with respective remedies. Kratom exists in various forms like
- Chopped leaves (used to make tea)
- Compressed tables
Since the Kratom leaves are directly chopped from the plant, it can be in taken by adding with any fluid or by water. The capsules or the compressed tablets are human made by adding of certain chemicals to make it remain in its shape. Some chemicals have been found in Kratom capsules interfere with drug-metabolizing enzymes in the liver and may cause furious interactions with other drugs or medications taken.
Short term effects
There is the unique mix of chemicals made in Kratom capsule which can make you feel complex and variable. The effect always depends on the dosage level you are taking. In taking the Kratom capsule with low dosage, the effects are predominant. This type of feeling last for 60 to90 minutes. Most of the people may feel a pleasant and comfortable experience and some may feel the sense of anxiety and agitation. The effect also includes.
- Increased energy and alertness
- Decreased appetite
- Increased sociability
If the Kratom capsule taken in higher dosage, the effects last like for several hours. Make sure that you are capable of in taking higher dosage. Intake of higher dose in the beginner level is not recommended. Higher dosages have similar to the effects of high dosage of opioid including extreme seduction and a loss of consciousness in some cases. The effects includes
- Analgesia ( reduction of pain)
- Cough suppression
- Usage of opioid will be reduced
There are several side effects with the usage of Kratom capsule depends with the usage of dose that range in severity from inconvenient to dangerous. The effects experienced as follows
- Facial flushing
- Nausea and vomiting
- Loss of motor coordination
- Capillary constriction
Most serious toxic reaction has been associated with the Kratom capsules with the higher dosage. Kratom is the combination of Kratom and O-desmethyltramadol. This combination increases the depressive effects on the central nervous system.
Long term effects
There are some long term effects which have to be acknowledged. Such as:
- Hyper -pigmentation
- Anorexia and weight loss
If these effects are found to be occurring, It has to be taken care with proper medication. However, by the information recovered about Kratom capsule, it does not suggest that long-term Kratom use damages organs or any other part of the body.
The chance of getting addicted
There is a lot of chance that the long-term Kratom capsule users may results in the development of dependence and addition. This state of dependency is caused by the opioid drug such as heroin and oxycodone in it. If the user experiences this type of addiction, they won’t be able to stop their intake that results in the harmful effects and a negative life consequence due to the drug usage. Usage of the drug regularly at least for 6 months develop a Kratom addiction.
Effects of Kratom withdrawal
The regular users of Kratom capsules suffer physically when they try to withdraw the intake of the capsule suddenly. The symptoms of the withdrawal of Kratom capsules include.
- Intense craving for Kratom
- High blood pressure
- Joint and muscle pain
- Runny nose
Users who are willing to withdraw from the intake of Kratom are advised to prefer professional detoxification facility where trained medical staff can monitor them and provide a proper medical support. Detox care increases the chance of experiencing an uncomfortable process of withdrawal. But detox is the effective method to withdraw the usage of Kratom. Only the scientific literature’s are made that gives few medications useful in treating patients with Kratom addiction and to overcome from it.
Drug rehabilitation treatment also an effective method to overcome the addiction and regain the health back to normal. Aftercare programs and organizations can be attended to adapt the drug-free life and avoid future relapses.