Maeng Da is also known as MD and is considered one of many kratom enthusiasts’ most popular and potent strains. However, the information on its origin is still misty. In Thai, the word Maeng means Pimp or Pimp grade with negative connotations for native people.
The Red Maeng Da has become highly popular because of its painkiller effect. The kratom strain effects and activates dopamine, opiate, and serotonin neurotransmitters. It causes a higher energy level and a happier mood. In some instances, Red Maeng Da kratom is used to treat chronic pain.