Referring to the larger-than-average size of its harvested leaves, White Elephant kratom strains are thought to be a highly euphoric and stimulating, offering users a potentially energizing and pleasant mood lift.
White Elephant strains been recommended by some for potentially alleviating feelings of depression, as well as possibly aiding focus and productivity. Some users have noted a very fast onset with this strain, noticing effects after a period of only 20-30 minutes.
Pain relief seems moderate. Duration seems to be average or below average (2-3.5hrs) for a moderate dose (~2.5-5g). The strain’s sedative potential is thought to be low.
Because of its highly-stimulating profile, caution should be taken when assessing dosage amount. No evidence suggests that it is more or less nauseating than other strains at this time.
NOTE: With some suppliers, the prefix “Elephant” may only refer to larger leaf size, and may not be a definitive strain type. For example, there exist White Elephant Maeng Das, White Elephant KAPUAS, etc…
Nausea (higher is better)9.5
Potentially highly euphoric and mood elevating
May provide focus and improve productivity
May not provide sufficient sedatation/pain relief
Duration may be average or below average compared to other strains
A highly euphoric profile may make White Elephant strains enticing to those primarily looking for a mood-elevating, energizing strain. However, it may disappoint those expecting or desiring a more well-rounded effect.