What is Kratom?
Kratom, or, Mitragyna Speciosa, is a tree that is native to South East Asia and is from the same family as the Coffee Tree. It has been utilized by local people for a myriad of reasons for hundreds of years. Kratom can also be refined into more efficient and easy to standardize extracts. While there is anecdotal evidence showing its use in this part of the world for hundreds of years, it is only now beginning to have serious research performed on it in the western world.
Where does Kratom come from?
Most of the kratom on the market comes from Indonesia. Most of the Indonesian kratom comes from the islands of Borneo (Kalimantan) and Sumatra although it is found in many other islands too. Other strains of kratom on the market are from Thailand, Malaysia and Vietnam.
Is Kratom legal?
Kratom is legal in most countries around the world. If in doubt please check with your local authorities. Kratom is either illegal or is not allowed to be imported into the following countries : Thailand, Australia, Burma, Poland, Lithuania, Malaysia, Romania, Myanmar and Vietnam
How do I use Kratom?
There are endless references and recommendations on the internet on how people use kratom. It comes down to taste and preference. The most commonly used types of kratom are powder and extracts.
What are the effects of Kratom?
In small amounts kratom is a natural energy enhancer and produces an enhanced mood, making work more pleasurable. In higher dosages it becomes more of a numbing painkiller with sedative effects. Many people choose to use kratom as an opioid alternative.
Is Kratom dangerous?
IF Kratom is not mixed with other drugs or a lot of alcohol it is very safe. There are many scientific journals that show exactly how safe kratom is. It is almost impossible to overdose on it and compared to opioid based drugs Kratom does not cause respiratory failure or severe liver damage.
How much Kratom should I use for the right effects?
This comes down to the individual and type of kratom you use (powder or extract). We recommend starting with a small amount (2-4 grams powder, or 100 mg of extract) and experimenting with higher amounts from there. Once you become a bit more familiar with it, it will be easy to determine how much you need for the desired effects. Please note that it is possible to build up a tolerance to Kratom therefore you should bear in mind what you are using it for. For lighter ailments or recreational use for energy performance it is better to use infrequently and avoid taking larger amounts often. For people suffering from chronic pain or drug withdrawal there are many online resources that detail various protocols for dealing with such issues.
How do I pay and complete my order?
Once you place your order with us you can pay via Interac E-transfer or credit card. Once we receive payment your order will start processing. All orders made before 2pm PST will be processed and shipped same day through Canada Post Xpress Mail.
What if I enter the wrong shipping address?
In the off chance that the shipping information has been entered in wrong, the package will be held by Canada Post with a $14 retrieval fee. Customer will take responsibility and will have to pay the retrieval fee ($14) plus additional shipping fees to have the package re-sent. Absolutely NO refunds in these situations.
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How do I choose the right Kratom strain?
Checkout our product guide section to see which strains may suit you best. We recommend trying at least a few strains to find the right fits for all your occasions!
What is Interac and how do I use it?
If your bank has a mobile app, then Interac payments will most likely already be integrated with it. Watch this short video on using Interac payments.