Scientific name: Mitragyna speciosa
Origin: Thailand and New Guinea
Medicinal use: Kratom (Mitragyna Speciosa) is a plant from the coffee family, also known as the Rubiaceae family. Currently, the popularity of kratom has spread to other countries, especially the United States and Europe, due to its analgesic and anxiolytic properties. The most common way to consume kratom is in the form of tea. Its leaves are usually crushed into a fine powder that is then infused to drink in hot or cold water.