This particular effect of Kratom effect might not necessarily interest all of our readers, since it might not imply on them. However this is one of the biggest advantage and hence the major reason for the popularity of this natural herb. People who are addicted to drugs like opiates and want to quit the habit, turn to these leaves for help, without having to undergo the trauma of the withdrawal symptoms. This use of kratom has been practiced for over the centuries since it is an active herbal remedy which is effective due to its rich alkaloid content which are known to pacify the withdrawal symptoms.
It is said to conceal the withdrawal symptoms from opiates or any other illicit drugs like:
- too much perspiration
- muscle pain
The leaves of this herb are known to regulate their dependency of the body on such drugs till the system is completely detoxed. And since there is less risk of addiction associated with this herb, one can quit on it without experiencing the above mentioned withdrawal symptoms.
Let us understand how opiates control our nervous system and turns one into an addict.
The opiate agonists tend to link with the cell receptors, thereby exciting the sympathetic nervous system.
This leads to amplified production of endorphin.
This is what makes a user feel “high” and also sets a precarious dynamic. Eventually the body adapts to this new level of body function. However, it is unable to sustain this high levels of endorphin without any assistance.
Hence the cell receptors start demanding for extra drug.
If the user fails to do so, the receptors starve and the depleted nervous system begins to crash. Hence the user craves for drug to get past these unwanted feelings.
This is what leads to an addiction.
This is when kratom comes into the role in order to ease these sensitized receptors. Following are a few aids that it can provide to overcome the withdrawal symptoms:
- Yield of regular appetite
- Pain relief to the muscles
- Getting rid of insomnia
- Treating nausea
- Help overcome depression
The strategy to treat the body from the above mentioned symptoms with this herb is- Patience. We have to aim at easing the body overcome its dependencies. This can be done by slowly adapting the body to the lower quantities and then a complete absence of this addictive drug by substituting it with kratom gradually.
This herb has been effective in treating these side effects associated with an abrupt end of the intake of both, the addictive narcotics as well the prescribed drugs, due to its sedating and mood enhancing effects.
Hence its popularity amongst the youngsters who seek a switch to abstinence and battle longing and post-acute withdrawals.
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