When kratom lovers hear or see the word Maeng Da, they know it as one of the best strains out there. It is popular around the world for many great reasons. The three different color strains of Maeng Da are known to have similar, yet different effects.
Of course, the effects will vary from person to person. You have to consider things like your tolerance level, your genes, where you purchase your kratom product from, and the environment it’s cultivated in.
Don’t hesitate, though. Kratom is effective when you take the right dosage for you and when you choose the right type of color strain for your needs.
The Maeng Da strains are rich in alkaloids, which is what allows you to feel its effects. Some strains carry more alkaloids than others. For this reason, the strength and potency can vary and anyone from beginners to religious users of kratom can find the right strain for them.
Red Maeng Da Kratom
Red Vein Maeng Da is one of the most potent, pain-killing, and efficient strain of all three. This is a natural analgesic that has been used for decades by Southeast Asian country natives and others worldwide. They provide relief from joint pain, arthritis, and other chronic ailments.
This is a great alternative from painkillers because it provides natural medicinal effects without the long and risky side effects.
Many who have opiate withdrawals take the Red Vein Kratom route as it helps with those feelings of dependency as well as provides a euphoric and sedative effects.
White Maeng Da
When comparing it to its counterpart Red Maeng Da, white strains are known to be energy boosters. You can say that its similar to drinking coffee in the mornings, as you’ll feel wakeful and energized as well as concentrated on tasks at hand.
White Vein Maeng Da is smooth and stress-relieving. Its milder than the red strain, but is still intense as a stimulant. You can combat any fatigue with this strain and in return will give you higher levels of mental focus.
Green Maeng Da
Green Maeng Da is like a mixture of both the white and red strains. This one is great for providing energy, mild relief from pain, and boosting your mood. It provides a great balance, so it’s an ideal one for beginners or those who want to feel a little of everything without it being overwhelming.
Some Green Maeng Da users claim to feel euphoric after taking a low to moderate dosage. A lot of users also experience having a boost in their moods and feeling overall great and optimistic. Be aware that taking too high of a dosage can make you crash after a few hours.
Recommended Dosage and Usage
The first few times you use kratom, it’s recommended you take anywhere from 1.5-2 grams. A moderate dosage is about 3-6 grams, and a higher dosage is around 7-10 grams. Some exceed the maximum recommended dosage but keep in mind it can cause side effects.
Always drink Maeng Da with water or with juice. Avoid alcohol or other drug usage as it can interact and cause negative effects. Also, its recommended for those who are 18 and older.
There are two popular ways to take kratom. You can take the powdered tea form, but there is an unpleasant taste to it. Regardless, it’s very effective if taken this way with water. There are also capsules available that don’t have the bitter and earthy taste, but the downside is you can’t weigh the exact amount you want as it will come pre-measured in capsules.
Whichever Maeng Da strain you use, it is worth a shot! Remember to start with a low dosage and decide what you’re needs are to help you determine the right strain to pick.