Kratom as a Natural Sleep Aid for Occasional Sleeplessness

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Kratom has been on the rise in the United States after wellness enthusiasts were introduced to this natural herb’s versatile benefits. Occasional sleeplessness is becoming more prevalent in our society. From daily stress to mindlessly scrolling on social media, it keeps us restless and awake long after midnight, impacting our lives in a negative way. Read on to find out how kratom can be a natural sleep aid for occasional sleeplessness.

What is Kratom?

Kratom is a natural plant called Mitragyna speciosa Korth. The kratom plant is also known by other names such as ketum, biak, or thom in its indigenous homelands in Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand. The plant thrives in the rainforests of these countries in Southeast Asia and is harvested from the wild. Kratom also has centuries of reported usage by Southeast Asian locals who use it for its relaxing or stimulating effects. 

How Kratom Can Naturally Aid Sleep

Depending on what’s affecting your normal sleep routine, kratom supplements can help in two ways. If you think you need to be more active during the day, kratom can be stimulating and energizing to get more done. Physical activities such as exercise and outdoor fun can tire you out and aid in better sleep.

If you occasionally feel restless and suffer from poor sleep because of stress and nervousness, kratom’s relaxing effects can lull you to peaceful sleep. The soothing relaxation also benefits recovery after arduous physical activities.

Kratom alkaloids elevate the mood while also having calming effects on the body and mind. Other than Mitragynine, lesser-known alkaloids like Paynantheine also promote relaxation and sleep. You may also want to consider kratom as a replacement for other natural sleep aids such as melatonin, cannabis, CBD, and valerian root.

Kratom Serving Size for Sleep Aid

As a rule of thumb, smaller servings are more energizing, while larger servings soothe. But taking the right strains and starting small is recommended to find the right amount of kratom that works for you and your body.

Taking a serving 1 hour before bedtime is optimal as the effects take a little time to digest and kick in. With that, you can incorporate some downtime chill activities into your nightly routine such as listening to music or preparing yourself for a good night’s sleep. The effects of kratom last about 3-6 hours, giving you quality sleep and helping manage sleep problems.

Best Kratom Strains for Sleep

Super Speciosa has three of the most popular red kratom strains for aiding your sleep. All our kratom products are made with high-quality kratom leaf – pure, unaltered, and untouched.

Red Maeng Da Kratom

Red Maeng Da is one of our strongest kratom strains, containing high levels of mitragynine, the main alkaloid in kratom. The word “Maeng Da” in Thai means “pimp-grade”, referring to the strength of this popular red strain. Optimal for late hours of the day to relax and ease the tension, Red Maeng Da makes your body feel right and calms the mind for restful sleep later.

This red vein kratom strain is great for taking it easy on yourself, reducing sleep disturbances, and improving your well-being through a soothing calm that cares for all the stress and bottled emotions.

Super Speciosa’s Red Maeng Da Products

What Super Speciosa’s Buyers Say about Red Maeng Da

Red Maeng Da is my favorite strain for sleeping. It’s very calming and chill. It also makes me have the wildest dreams…which is always fun. I always feel good after sleeping with this stuff. Highly recommend. Or even just sitting on the couch after a long day of work watching tv.”

“I would say Cherry Bomb Calm is perfect. I’ve only had 1 serving and it was great. It had very subtle effects that felt great. A relaxing calming peaceful feeling that lasted about 3 hours. It came on subtle and left subtle. It tasted like cherry with mint in it. I could hardly taste the Kratom at all.”

“Super Speciosa has the best Red Maeng Da I have ever had. I’ve tried over 20 different vendors and no one compares to Super Speciosa. I was lucky these guys were the first company I ever tried because I’ll be a customer for life.”

Red Bali Kratom

Super Speciosa Red Bali Kratom Powder and Kratom Capsules. Red Bali kratom strain can be used as a natural sleep aid for occasional sleeplessness.
Super Speciosa Red Bali Kratom Powder and Kratom Capsules.

Red Bali is relatively milder than Maeng Da but offers its uniquely relaxing effects for the evening hours. Super effective in improving rest and recovery for the body, Red Bali kratom can be a great natural aid for occasional sleeplessness.

Red Bali’s effects are long-lasting and can be very smooth and soothing. Perfect for beginners to try out kratom’s soothing effects.

Super Speciosa’s Red Bali Products

What Super Speciosa’s Buyers Say about Red Bali

“I received my kratom in a quick and timely fashion and was immediately blown away by the outstanding quality of Super’s Red Bali. As a fan of the more relaxing aspects of kratom, I have to say that this strain is amazing.”

“I opened up the Red Bali and I usually take four grams and up of other kratom brands but with this one, I only needed two to three scoops. What I like about this Red Bali is the effects lasted long so I didn’t always need to take more.”

Kratom Evening Tea Blend is perfect when I am having a hard time falling asleep.”

Red Borneo Kratom

If there’s a strain perfect for soothing sleep, it is Red Borneo. No matter how bad the restlessness, this kratom strain is for the wee hours of the night and good sleep. If you’ve been sleep-deprived, tossing and turning with something on your mind, Red Borneo relaxes the mind and body for extremely restful sleep. 

Super Speciosa’s Red Borneo Products

What Super Speciosa’s Buyers Say about Red Borneo

“It makes it easy to relax after I get wound up from work and come home and makes sleeping easy.”

“Calming/relaxing effects were solid after a long work day and commute.”

“I actually do the toss and wash method, and even the Kratom tastes good! I love Red Borneo for nighttime to relax.”

Why Choose Super Speciosa?

Super Speciosa is a well-reputed online vendor with a promise to deliver pure kratom leaf in all its kratom products. Our kratom is carefully milled and handled with care to avoid human contact. Super Speciosa is also highly transparent with its third-party lab tests and the alkaloid content in each batch. All our products come with a scannable QR code for the accompanying lab results and a 30-day money-back guarantee. You can also read thousands of reviews by Super Speciosa’s verified buyers on our website. Choose Super Speciosa kratom as a natural sleep aid for occasional sleeplessness today!

Types of Kratom Supplements

While the natives either chewed the kratom leaves or made kratom tea, we now have several types of kratom supplements available.

Super Speciosa Sleepytime Herbal Kratom Tea Blend, a sleep aid to help with occassional sleeplessness
Super Speciosa Sleepytime Herbal Kratom Tea Blend
  • Kratom Powder: Ground Mitragyna speciosa leaves are a versatile and popular choice.
  • Kratom Capsules: Pre-measured kratom powder in tasteless capsules for a consistent serving size.
  • Kratom Tablets: Easy-to-consume, pressed tablets containing kratom powder, great for on-the-go.
  • Kratom Extracts: Powerful, concentrated kratom alkaloids, available in tinctures and oils.
  • Fresh Kratom Leaf: Genuine, fresh kratom leaves for a traditional chewing experience.
  • Kratom Gummies: Tasty gummies infused with Mitragynine for a delightful treat.
  • Flavored Kratom Powder: Flavorful kratom options, designed for a bitter-free taste.
  • Kratom Tea & Blends: Crushed kratom leaf that comes in individual pouches, with some varieties including other herbs such as chamomile to enhance the kratom experience. 

Kratom Safe Usage Guidelines

Our kratom is intended to be used as a dietary supplement and should be used only as directed on the label. While kratom users prefer larger serving sizes for relaxing effects, it’s important to not exceed the recommended serving size of 2.4g per serving. It is not recommended to take more than two servings per day. U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) does not approve kratom use at this time.

Potential Side Effects

When consumed as directed, kratom is generally safe. However, the effects of kratom can vary slightly for each person. To avoid any unwanted side effects such as drowsiness, nausea, headaches, frequent urination, dry mouth, constipation, sweating, or loss of appetite, for your safety, it’s recommended to consult your healthcare provider for medical advice. Long-term use of kratom may lead to tolerance and the risk of dependence, but regular tolerance breaks can help minimize these risks.

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Buy Kratom from a Reputable Vendor

It is important to buy only lab-tested and high-quality kratom. While kratom is available in stores like smoke shops, convenience stores, and online vendors, beware of garage vendors who do not have credible and accredited lab results. Trace Super Speciosa’s lab results with the convenient QR code on our packaging. We are also a GMP-certified vendor by the American Kratom Association, assuring that our customers get safe, clean kratom.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the recommended serving size of kratom for sleep?

Super Speciosa’s recommended serving size is 2.4 grams, which should help most users achieve the desired results for quality sleep.

How long does it take for kratom to induce sleep?

The effects of kratom can take from 30 minutes to an hour to kick in. Taking your kratom an hour before bed should help induce sleep.

Can kratom be used in combination with other sleep aids?

Kratom is not recommended to be used in combination with other sleeping aids, antidepressants, or prescription medications. If you are using medication for sleep disorders, please consult your healthcare provider for medical advice.

Can you take kratom while pregnant or breastfeeding?

No. Kratom shouldn’t be taken by pregnant or breastfeeding women.

How often should I take kratom?

It’s best to take kratom as needed. We recommend not exceeding two servings within 24 hours.

Which strain is best for sleep?

Red vein kratom is best known as a natural sleep aid for occasional sleeplessness.

Is kratom okay for long-term use?

Yes, as long as kratom is consumed responsibly and within recommended serving sizes, it is okay for long-term use. The risk of tolerance and dependence can also be minimized by taking regular tolerance breaks.

Can I take kratom with prescription medications?

If you are prescribed medication for sleep disorders, high blood pressure, chronic pain, mental health, or any other ailments, you should consult your doctor or healthcare provider first. Taking kratom with any prescription medications can cause potential side effects, so it is not recommended. 

Can kratom cause drowsiness?

When consumed in high doses, potential side effects such as drowsiness can be experienced.

How does kratom compare to CBD?

A key difference between kratom and CBD is the effects on the brain. CBD binds to cannabinoid receptors whereas kratom binds to opioid receptors.

How does kratom compare to melatonin?

Kratom and melatonin both are natural sleep aids for occasional sleeplessness; however, other kratom strains can be stimulating, so the effects can either combine or counteract each other.

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