With so many strains of Kratom in the market, one is in constant search of the best Kratom strain. And I am sure while searching for the best strain of Kratom that has maximal potency, and you must have come across the Gold Maeng Da Kratom strain.
If not, we are here to talk about it in detail, where it originates from, what is the process of its cultivation and how one can harvest it, the key alkaloids present in Gold Maeng Da and how to use it and mix it with other substances to increase its efficacy.
Gold Maeng Da Kratom is a very popular strain of Kratom and something that you will not have access to easily as it is usually out of stock. Why? Because it is processed in a completed extraction method in which the alkaloids are stocked up to make it a powerful strain.
It is a very costly strain that only some vendors sell as the extraction process is quite tricky and time-consuming. With the number of alkaloids present in it, it is considered as one of the strongest Kratom strains.
Where does Gold Maeng Da come from, how is it cultivated and harvested?
The Gold Maeng Da originates from different areas of Thailand, where various species of Kratom grown, which give rise to the particular Gold Maeng Da form after extensive processing. It is not cultivated; it is created.
The cultivation of Kratom requires a warm and humid climate; thus, it requires area with adequate rainfall. The plant is harvested when the Kratom tree blooms.
It is derived from a mixture of White and Green Kratom strains. The stems and leaves of these two strains are separated and allowed to dry under the sun. The drying process if different from other Kratom strains because, in this one, the leaves are kept moist for an extended period by wetting it each time it dries out.
When it comes to the creation of Gold Maeng Da Kratom, farmers usually use a solvent to moisten the leaves, thereby prolonging fermentation as well as adding potency to the existing alkaloids. And while these solvents are generally not discussed, these might be Malaysian Ginseng and Cat’s Claw.
The entire process takes around ten days in a well-lighted and aerated room.
Why is Gold Maeng Da called so?
The Gold Maeng Da Kratom is referred to as gold because of the color of the Kratom strain. The exciting part is where it derived its color from. During the drying process, when the leaves are being dried under sunlight, the color of leaves and stems fade to light brown first and then to gold. The dried product that is achieved in the end is gold-colored.
How is Gold Maeng Da different from other Kratom strains?
This area requires extensive research, and there’s a lot of talk about Gold Maeng Da Kratom being more potent and stronger than the other Kratom strains on Reddit and other such forums. It is said that Gold Maeng Da delivers stronger effects as it is highly rich in alkaloids.
Many users claim that Gold Maeng Da delivers the effects of both spectrums of Kratom, the relaxants, and the stimulants. It promotes relaxation, relieves pain at the same time causes euphoria. Now, this trend has not been observed generally in other Kratom strains as most are either relaxants or stimulants, but not both simultaneously.
What are the key alkaloids present in Gold Maeng Da, and what effects do they impart?
Gold Maeng Da contains many alkaloids that are important in the effects it delivers. It includes a very high concentration of 7-hydroxymitragynine. It has more than seven potent alkaloids making it one of the strongest Kratom strains available in the market.
The notable alkaloids present in the strain are mitragynine, 7-hydroxymitragynine, isomitraphylline, imalicine, ciliaphylline, paynantheine, and speciogynine.
Following are some effects produced by the strain;
- Analgesia: It helps people experiencing excruciating pain that requires potent painkillers.
- Stimulant: It boosts energy levels and helps concentrate better and focus more on work. It enables one to sit for long hours without losing motivation or energy to work.
- Euphoria: In other words, Gold Horn or Gold Maeng Da is a known mood elevator that reduces your anxiety and makes you more cheerful. In high doses, it elicits euphoria, a state of high excitement.
- Relaxant: It is known to have calming effects; it soothes the nerves and helps those have anxiety-related issues.
- It is also said that it helps with the withdrawal symptoms of other drugs as it is a strong painkiller and uplifts mood.
How to use Gold Maeng Da, and in what dose?
Like other strains of Kratom, you can use Gold Maeng Da in the form of powder by brewing its tea or adding it to a shake or just having the dose in powdered form. You can also take the capsules; they are generally more potent than the powdered form. However, the powder form is more economical. And as a rule applies to other Kratom strains, there is no allocated dosage for this strain as it has not been backed up by research.
Still, it is recommended that you always start with small doses, around 500mg, and then gradually increase your quantity to reach the optimum value where you feel a balance of effects. Reddit users recommend a standard dosage of around 2 to 2.5 grams to achieve the desired results.
Take your dose on an empty stomach. The effects start appearing within 30 minutes of consumption and are there for up to six hours.
How to enhance the effects of Gold Maeng Da Kratom?
Like with the other strains of Kratom, the effects of Gold Maeng Da can be potentiated by several substances, for example, taking the capsules with grapefruit juice, which increases the absorption of Kratom.
If taken with Chamomile tea, the effects last for a longer duration.
Consuming it with Cat’s claw enhances its effects double fold.
Mixing it with Akuamma seeds also enhances the effects of Gold Horn.
However, before you mix it with another substance or take it with some other potent compound, make sure that you do not overdose, and that you are in a safe place. Overdosing can result in accidents and may even be fatal.
Gold Maeng Da Kratom is a unique strain of Kratom that is created in a way to enhance the concentration of alkaloids present in it and thus making it one of the most potent Kratom strains available.
It has both relaxation and stimulation effects, and along with it, it provides strong analgesia and even causes mild to moderate euphoria. If you are looking for a blend that caters to both your anxiety and laziness, the right strain for you is Gold Maeng Da or Gold Horn.
However, you must buy it from reliable vendors, as many vendors sell fake products at very high prices. Use the strain cautiously and do not overdose, and if you have any comorbidities or feel unwell after consumption, report immediately to your doctor. Use your Gold Maeng Da strain responsibly and carefully.