One of natural all-effective treatment from anxiety is the usage of the versatile plant, cannabis or weed. However, a person suffering from anxiety needs a careful study to choose the perfect cannabis strain based on THC and CBD content. Anxiety in social situations or heart reacing panic attacks, in either situations, research have shown that cannabis can help to fight the endless warry and tension that comes along with anxiety.
Top 4 Cannabis Strains to Fight Anxiety
1. Granddaddy Purple
A cross between the Big Bud and Purple Urkle strains, the Granddaddy Purple is an indica-dominant strain that has no doubt become a favorite treatment from anxiety. Granddaddy Purple has around 20% THC and with candy-like flavor aroma, it’s potent effects can be felt throughout the mind and body, with sedative properties that relax muscles, alleviate pain, and calm racing thoughts.
2. Amnesia Haze
This day-time sativa dominant strain with aromas of earthy lemons and citrus will give you an unforgettable uplift and energy. A popular strain in the coffee shops of Amsterdam due to its psychoactive properties (about 20% THC), Amnesia Haze has also properties that are very useful in reducing symptoms of anxiety and depression. The presence of Limonene terpene in the strain gives it a beautiful citrus aroma known to have an uplifting effect on mood.
3. Chocolate Chunk
One of the best and popular cannabis strain for anxiety, this pure 100% indica strain has an aroma reminiscent of cloves and cocoa. As high as 20% THC content found in this strain, this evening strain has a strong sedative effect that calms racing thoughts and results in an inevitable couch lock effect. This strain also treats insomnia and post-traumatic stress disorder.
A CBD dominant cross between a female MK Ultra and a famous G13 Haze male, it gives a short-lived, mellow high uplift and relaxes your body. The THC content is rarely above 6%, while the CBD content can range from 6-17% and with its citrus earthy flavor it acts as a powerful relaxant. This strain can also give you relief from inflammation and cramps.