Top 3 Best Kratom Capsule Vendors Online [Kratom Capsule Reviews]
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The ultimate convenience in kratom is good quality kratom capsules. But the problem with buying kratom capsules is that most kratom capsule reviews are just not detailed and accurate.
So in this quick guide to using kratom capsules, I’m going to tell you everything you need to know. You’ll learn how to spot good quality kratom, how to spot a good kratom capsule vendor and talk about specific strains and pricing.
I’ll also tell you how to make your own kratom capsules to show you if it’s a viable alternative to save money or not. Plus, I’ll finish this quick guide by giving you a brief kratom capsule reviews for each of my top three “go-to” kratom sellers.
Why Use Kratom Capsules?
The first question to answer is why use kratom capsules at all? Loose kratom powder is far cheaper, sometimes half the price of exactly the same kratom in capsule form.
But as with anything in life, you are paying for convenience. When you buy loose kratom powder, you have to weigh out each dose. That means you will need a set of micro scales if you want to do things properly. At the very least you’re talking about dealing with several spoonfuls of kratom powder.
You then have to take the kratom powder. This either involves the “toss and wash” method, where you literally throw the kratom down your throat and then drink down liquid as quickly as possible, or involves mixing it in with another liquid (often orange juice or milkshake).
None of those are insurmountable problems if you are short of cash. But think about trying to take that kratom powder in the middle of your office, it’s not very easy to do. So if you are dosing kratom for pain relief, then it’s going to be tough to use loose powder throughout the day.
Which is why kratom capsules can be worth the money. Just like a headache pill, you take the required amount and it’s quick, discreet, and you don’t have to deal with kratom powder at all. Perfect for taking a few in the middle of the office during the day, or even walking down the street.
That discreet nature also carries over into the home. If you’ve got kids around, you don’t want them to see you messing around with some strange powder that you then mix into a drink. Capsules are far more discreet in all circumstances. Just make sure you keep the capsules well away from the children.
Making Your Own Kratom Capsules
Now I’ve told you the kratom capsules can often be twice the price of loose powder (although that’s not always the case if you shop around at the three best places to buy kratom capsules will tell you about later), let’s discuss whether you can just make your own kratom capsules.
If you’re going to save significant money, surely it’s easy enough to just put kratom in capsules yourself? Well, that’s partly true, but the reality is a little different.
You will need a micro-scale to get things exact. If you don’t know how much you are putting in a capsule, then you don’t know how much your dose is going to be, and if you are taking several grams, it could be out by a considerable amount, compared to what you think the dose is you are actually taking.
So you have to fill up the two halves of each capsule and then push them together. Let me tell you it’s virtually impossible by hand. You can buy a little manual, or automatic, a machine that will do that job for you.
All that is going to cost money. Not a huge outlay, but it’s certainly going to eat into the difference between loose powder kratom capsules. Then you have to make them.
Even if you get good at it, in the beginning, it’s going to take you a few minutes per capsule, and even if you get that down to a couple of minutes per capsule, you’re still going to need to devote a couple of hours per week to get enough to adequately use. For me, it just simply wasn’t worth the bit of money I was saving.
How To Spot The Best Kratom Capsules
If you want to try the best kratom capsules, then the obvious thing you will need to do is learn where the best place to buy kratom capsules is. But that’s not as easy as you would think, as I’ve found out to my cost over the past few years.
Just like my first experience with loose kratom I bought locally, it was a horrible bland powder that did very little in the end, so I’ve had really variable experiences with kratom capsules. I’ve learned a lot from those experiences because I’ve learned to spot pure kratom.
- Pure kratom has a lovely, rich, earthy smell and demeanor. It’s also very bitter to the taste. In fact, the more bitter it is, the better it potentially will be. That means a kratom seller has to store it well.
If you are buying kratom lose, you’re looking for well-packaged foil or plastic packaging. If it’s kratom capsules, then as long as they are made correctly, and sold within an airtight plastic container, they will stay fresh for ages.
- The company selling you the kratom should have a guarantee on the quality. This means a moneyback guarantee. They should also batch test the kratom they sell. A reliable seller will import directly from the source, and every batch they import will be tested by a third-party independent lab.
Those independent lab reports will be published on the website, usually on the product page itself, with all the different batches available to view. If not, they should be at least viewable if you send an email request, but I found that’s usually completely unnecessary, especially as I’ve done the hard work for you in already vetting the three sellers I’m going to do brief kratom capsule reviews of in a moment.
- Real user reviews of the kratom online will be good. You’ll quickly learn to spot, as I did, fake reviews. It’s no coincidence that the only reviews you’ll ever see on a company website, and that usually applies to any type of business, are positive, it’s because they are vetted.
So you’re looking at independent reviews, not the fake ones on YouTube with some obvious shill sitting there trying to tell you how wonderful it is, I’m talking about genuine user reviews on forums and independent websites.
My Experiences With Kratom Capsules
My personal experiences with kratom capsules were variable in the beginning. That’s because I was buying poor quality ones from a couple of places I thought were reliable. But then when I found better kratom vendors, I realized I was getting poor quality kratom.
My first real positive experience was with Maeng Da kratom capsules from The Evergreen Tree. They were White Maeng Da kratom capsules and they were of excellent quality. I’ve found that Maeng Da was rarely stronger than normal kratom, which it should be because that’s what it’s sold as, but this stuff I bought in capsules was awesome.
I’ve always known to be careful with kratom because high doses can build tolerance and also emotional addiction. So I usually only dose a couple of times a week, really only for an energy boost on important projects, or if I’m going out at night and need that little bit extra in my social life.
I found that half a dozen pure Maeng Da kratom capsules (3 g) were more than enough to give me an energy boost, and 10, (5 g) on a night out had me feeling like the life and soul of the party all night.
But what I will pass on to you here is that whatever type of kratom capsules you decide are best for you, there are surprisingly few places in the USA that actually package pure kratom, store it well, and sell it to you at a reasonable price. For an emerging market, that’s quite a surprise.
Kratom Capsules Dosage Guide
So before I move on let me just briefly tell you about dosing kratom capsules.
Kratom capsules are usually 500 mg. Very rarely you will get 750 mg, and on a couple of occasions, I’ve seen people selling 1 g capsules, although how on earth you swallow them is a question I don’t really want to answer.
Kratom dosage is usually spoken about in grams. So all you have to do is multiply the dose in grams by 2 to get the number of capsules you need.
In terms of the actual dosage, as a beginner, I’d recommend you only have to 3 g initially, so six capsules. Just to see what effect you experience.
But a full spectrum dose where you will feel all of the effects of pure kratom will usually be around 3-6 grams. Higher than that, it starts to become overwhelming, and the effects change. But only you can experience that change, know where your sweet spots are, and slowly learn to tailor the doses to what you need.
Kratom Capsules Review: My Go-To Vendors
So I hope I’ve explained in enough detail why the best kratom capsules are actually harder to obtain you would think, and they will cost more money than loose kratom powder. The investment is really worth it if convenience, not having to taste the kratom, and getting an exact dose are important to you.
I talked earlier about Maeng Da kratom capsules from PurKratom, so let me start my kratom capsule reviews by talking about those.
Now I’ve found them, they really are my go-to place for kratom capsules. The reason is that they sell more types of kratom capsules than the most vendor in the USA. The last time I counted, it was 27 different types, with two more listed but out of stock.
They also sell the exact same kratom in loose powder form. I deliberately bought loose powder and capsules of the same type of kratom from them to establish of this is genuinely the case. The experiences were exactly the same. I also opened one of the capsules to compare the powder, it was identical.
White Maeng Da kratom capsules are fantastic for getting a boost in energy. If I want to really chill out, then I’ll get myself to red capsules though. Red Malay is a classic red kratom in terms of its effects, and I found them great for insomnia, pain relief, and when I want to just kick back.
Evergreentree offers free shipping and a moneyback guarantee, making a completely risk-free transaction. If you want to try the best kratom capsules, they are an awesome starting point to consider.
Swiss Chems selling kratom is an unexpected bonus for me. Swiss Chems are one of the best online vendors for bodybuilding supplements. SARMs, peptides, prohormones, serious stuff. They also sell PCT supplements, and I’m just starting to stock nootropics (the word on the street is that they are taking the stock from Science.bio, who are stopping trading on 31 March 2022).
So I buy a lot of my supplements from them. But now they also sell two sorts of kratom. They are generic and blended, but affordable and easy to consume capsule format.
Greenergy is the blended green kratom, and Chillax is the blended red kratom powder.
This is actually a great swap for another company I used to get blended kratom capsules from called Tropic Health Club. They offered some great blended kratom capsules, but as with so many sellers, they have also vanished.
So not the greatest range, but it could grow. Plus, you get to buy many other types of supplements at the same time, saving postage.
Another company I’ve been happy to use and recommend for several years now is called Kratora. Sometimes known by their domain name BuyKratom instead.
They sell an incredible range of kratom, both in capsule form and raw powder form. The prices of both are exceptional.
They also do five different types of extracts. Including a 50X kratom extracts product. I’ve bought some in the past, and even a very small amount was incredible. I’d seriously advise you treat that with incredible respect because it could cause beginner problems.
The thing I love about their products for beginners, which is why I always recommend them, is the range of variety packs they sell.
There are eight different types of variety packs you can buy:
- Red kratom strains
- Green kratom strains
- White kratom strains
- Kratom extracts
- Mild beginner strains
- Variety (red, green, and white) strains
- Capsule variety pack
- Kratom alternatives pack
That’s why always recommend them. As you can see, it’s a very strong range to choose from and you can get a lot of different kratom types for a reasonable price. It allows you to experiment widely without investing more than a couple of hundred dollars.