Millions around the world are affected with this uncomfortable condition of the body called constipation that can become a serious problem for people of all ages. Experts say that it is just not one illness but is a collection of symptoms which can be felt in the abdominal area resulting in the inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. As cannabis becomes more accepted, because of its anti-emetic and powerful muscle relaxing properties which not only eases nausea, but has being shown to alleviate the constipation of intestinal reflexes. Using cannabis strains with a 1:1 ratio of THC to CBD is the best way to deal with constipation symptoms and other conditions. These strains will treat symptoms and at the same time will reduce any unwanted psychoactive effects.
Here are top 4 cannabis strains for constipation relief:
One strain that can effectively relieve pain is ACDC. This is a prominent strain with high CBD content that’s the favorite of patients suffering from chronic pain and pain due to constipation. This is a sativa-dominant strain, which means that it is a medicinal strain with very little to absent psychoactive effects.
2. Critical Mass
A cross between an Afghani and a Skunk #1, two very potent strains with impressive therapeutic effects is very popular for its natural analgesic effects. It can stop pain especially headaches, muscle pains and pain related to constipation. Critical Mass generally gives you a relaxed feeling which will make you happy and euphoric.
Made by the combination of Columbian Gold, Nepali indica, Thai and Swiss landrace strains, Harlequin is a very potent sativa-dominant strain known for its high CBD levels. Harlequin is used for the relief of pain including constipation. It has a higher CBD ratio CBD: THC 5:2. You can also use this for stress and depression and also for physical and mental fatigue.
4. Valentine X
Valentine X has 50% indica and 50% sativa content making it the perfect medicinal strain. Named after St. Valentine, this strain comes with a THC and CBD ratio of 25:1, therefore, you can expect this strain to be a good treatment for seizures, inflammation, pain, and cancer. If you need help for mental and physical fatigue, this can stop fatigue and give you renewed energy.