Although there is no cure for fibromyalgia, there are many drugs and supplements that are used in treatment to help in managing the chronic pain syndrome. One of the lesser known treatments is the Kratom supplement. But is this really effective? Read on to find out?
What is Kratom?
Kratom is the leaves of a plant known as Mitragyna speciosa. This plant is part of the coffee family and is common in Southeast Asia. The leaves are known for having various medicinal properties because of its beneficial alkaloids.
The leaves are said to be famous in southern Thailand. The Thai people have been using it as medicine for thousands of years. In fact, by merely chewing the leaves, it can help to make one feel energized.