Kra Thum Khok (25 gram) (Mitragyna hirsuta)
- Ex Tax: $21.74
- Brand: Elevated Botanicals
- Product Code: HERB1273
Common Name: Kra thum khok
Scientific Name: (Mitragyna hirsuta)
Description: Mitragyna hirsuta is a tall tree found in parts of Cambodia, Thailand and Vietnam. It’s closely related to Mitragyna speciosa and the leaves have similar paradoxical effects: both stimulating and sedative at the same time.
Historical Fact: In Thailand it’s called Kra Thum Khok and the leaves are chewed, sometimes together with betel nuts (Areca catechu), or brewed with hot water.
Usage: The average dose is 20 grams. Try 15 grams the first time. Experienced users may use up to 25 grams. Pour boiling water over herb in a saucepan, cover and simmer for 30 minutes, strain and serve. Drink slowly over 30 minutes.
Warning: Consult your doctor before using this herbal remedy.