Kratom Strains

White Vietnam: The King of Stimulation

White Vietnam kratom grows along the Mekong River in Vietnam, an area dense in nutrients. Its quality and alkaloid content is very high, making this strain unique and highly sought after.

Let’s take a look at why White Vietnam is special, what you can expect from it, any possible side effects, and how it compares to other strains.

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White Vietnam: The King of Stimulation

What is White Vietnam Kratom?

The best kratom comes from plants that grow in an optimal environment. Mitragyna speciosa thrives in a hot, humid climate. The soil needs to be fertile, have the right pH level (5.5 to 6.5, if anyone cares), and drain well but not too well.

You could call it high maintenance.

Vietnam kratom grows in that near-ideal environment. Farmers give great care and attention to the growth and harvest of these plants. The soil, coupled with the farmers’ expertise, results in high alkaloid content. This increases the potency and gives Vietnam kratom the intoxicating aroma it’s known for.

Because of the specific environment and attention needed, White Vietnam can only be cultivated in small amounts, making it hard to find.

White Vietnam is popular because of its intensely energizing and stimulating properties — traits common for white strains, but it’s near the top of the list as far as strength. Those new to kratom might find its effects to be a bit strong or overwhelming. A beginner should start with a more mild white vein strain.

This kratom is one of the many kratom strains available on the market today. More specifically, it’s a type of white vein kratom known for its energizing and nootropic benefits.

What Does White Vietnam Kratom Do?

Many use White Vietnam to ward off fatigue, sluggishness, and lack of motivation. It serves as a legitimate substitution for your morning coffee as it can wake you up and keep you alert and focused.

White Vietnam offers powerful stimulation, an immediate boost in energy, and an overall feeling of euphoria. It takes five to twenty minutes for it to take effect and lasts for several hours.

White Vietnam Benefits

  • Energy: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ – This is the main reason people reach for White Vietnam. Users can expect a sharp and refreshing sense of energy and alertness after ingesting this strain.
  • Mood: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ – White Vietnam does a fantastic job at making worries fade away. It induces euphoric feelings, leaving the user feeling motivated, content, and focused.
  • Pain Relief: ⭐️– This isn’t ideal for physical aches or pains; it’s not known for being a great analgesic. Red Vietnam is better for pain relief.
  • Anxiety: ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ – This particular strain of Vietnam kratom is beneficial for individuals struggling with anxiety. It gives confidence and a more positive outlook, making them feel more at ease.
  • Sedation: ⭐️– White Vietnam is not the best option for soothing effects. Its primary use is for energy, and a large dose can cause anxiety. It’s more of a stimulating, daytime strain.

Keep in mind that while it offers plenty of benefits, kratom is not supposed to be used to heal, treat, or eliminate any diseases or injuries.

1.   Energy

White Vietnam is a highly stimulating strain perfect for anyone seeking energy and focus. Whether it’s because you want better athletic performance, need a boost during a long workday, or suffer from fatigue, White Vietnam is the best choice.

2.   Mood Enhancement

White Vietnam possesses naturally occurring alkaloids that give uplifting effects. These alkaloids bind to opioid receptors [1], providing feelings of euphoria.

3. Anxiety Relief

That reaction with the opioid receptors is why White Vietnam kratom effectively lowers anxiety [2]. Mild sedation and euphoria lower anxiety and provide a more positive outlook.

White Vietnam Dosage

The dosage guidelines listed below offer insight into the approximate dose to use depending on the effects you’re looking for, but remember, it’s best to start small and tweak the dose according to how you feel. Everybody is different, so listen to your body and adjust the dose accordingly.

Dosage suggestions for White Vietnam:

  • Energy boost – 1-3 grams
  • Increased level of stimulation and energy – 3-5 grams
  • Euphoric sensations – 4-6 grams

How To Use White Vietnam Kratom

White Vietnam is an incredibly potent white strain that leaves users in awe of its highly stimulating effects. This strain can hit like a ton of bricks if you aren’t careful.

Effects of White Vietnam vary depending on the dose and how you take it.

If you want to maximize your results, take powder via the toss-and-wash method; this works quickly and offers potent effects. For even stronger effects, do it on an empty stomach. However, if you have a sensitive stomach, you might not want to take such a potent strain before eating.

Some people love to make tea out of White Vietnam because of its enchanting aroma and flavor; it’s not nearly as bitter or harsh as other strains. Another option is to mix it with other beverages, such as citrus juice, smoothies, or even coffee.

Capsules and tinctures are a good option for those that don’t want to deal with the earthy taste.

Side Effects of White Vietnam

Though kratom is considered safe, it can still cause side effects. Most are minor and only happen with large doses or to newcomers.

  • Nausea
  • Constipation
  • Anxiety
  • Jitters
  • Vomiting
  • Dizziness
  • Excessive Sweating
  • Increased urination
  • Loss of appetite
  • Increased heart rate
  • Irritation

To avoid most of these, simply refrain from taking too high of a dose.

If you feel that kratom has lost its touch after frequent use, consider taking a tolerance break. Avoiding it for a few days will lower your tolerance and, as a result, make kratom more effective.

Related: How long should I wait between kratom doses?

It’s important to note that constantly increasing your dose can result in a dependency on kratom. It’s best to use the smallest amount possible and take tolerance breaks.

Similar Kratom Strains

Users rely on White Vietnam for its powerfully stimulating effects. Individuals feel uplifted, energized, focused, and alert after a dose of this unique, alkaloid-rich strain.

There are a few strains that share some characteristics with White Vietnam, such as:

1.   Super White Malay Kratom

Super White Malay has to be the closest to White Vietnam. It offers an intensely stimulating and uplifting experience.

If you’re looking for highly energetic, motivating, euphoric kratom, pick up either Super White Malay or White Vietnam; both give effects that do not disappoint.

2.   White Maeng Da Kratom

White Maeng Da kratom also makes this list. Like White Vietnam, it’s a highly potent strain that provides users with a long-lasting, energetic experience.

White Maeng Da may last slightly longer and have more pronounced euphoric effects.

3. White Indo Kratom

White Indo kratom is milder than White Vietnam, it’s still a favorite because of its balanced effects. If you need something more robust, you can up your dose of White Indo.

Final Thoughts: White Vietnam Kratom

White Vietnam is the king of pick-me-ups. Its uplifting, stimulating, and energizing effects are sure to get you through the day (or night, depending on your needs). It’s so powerful that it should be used only by experienced users, as beginners may find its hard-hitting effects to be a bit too extreme.

While users can feel euphoric, alert, and anxiety-free with White Vietnam, this strain is not an ideal option when you want sedation, relaxation, and pain relief.

References

  1. Ellis, C. R., Racz, R., Kruhlak, N. L., Kim, M. T., Zakharov, A. V., Southall, N., … & Stavitskaya, L. (2020). Evaluating kratom alkaloids using PHASE. PloS one, 15(3), e0229646.
  2. Johnson, L. E., Balyan, L., Magdalany, A., Saeed, F., Salinas, R., Wallace, S., … & Grundmann, O. (2020). Focus: Plant-based Medicine and Pharmacology: The Potential for Kratom as an Antidepressant and Antipsychotic. The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine, 93(2), 283.