This kratom strain is known to be a relaxant. With this said, it is not overbearing or nearly as strong or sedative as the red Bali types. It is great for those looking to relax but not to have something overly sedating and that will put you to sleep. Red Borneo may have some anxiolytic or anxiety reducing properties. It is great for relieving anxiety and therefore stress induced by anxious thoughts of feelings. People say when they take this strain of kratom that they feel the effects of stressful and anxious thoughts melt away. For this reason, red borneo may be taken as an anxiolytic substance and possibly even replace some of the more harsh drugs or chemicals people are taking. Effect: Medium potency, long lasting, euphoria, relaxation.