While many people use marijuana for fun or recreational purposes, there are many people who are interested in cannabis purely for medical purposes. They want to use it as an alternative to more dangerous prescription medications. And there’s definitely plenty of options for them to accomplish that goal.
Here are the eight best marijuana strains for medical purposes:
1. Charlotte’s Web
Charlotte’s Web is probably one of the most known marijuana strains for medical purposes. It’s received tons of media attention since many people use the strain to help treat epilepsy and other seizure disorders. But it an also help treat chronic pain and other conditions as well.
2. Ringo’s Gift
Named after CBD pioneer Lawrence Ringo, not The Beatles’ drummer, Ringo’s Gift is one of the best strains out there for relieving pain. Since it’s also high in CBD and lower in THC, it’s also good for dealing with stress and anxiety as well.
Talk about an appropriate name. Remedy is a marijuana strain that can be used for just about anything. It’s known to help treat seizures, pain, anxiety and there are some people who say it helps people with autism as well.
4. Sour Tsunami
Sour Tsunami is well-known for being very high in CBD, but less so in THC. It’s particularly good for treating pain and inflammation, so if you’re someone dealing with the aches and pains of exercise, this may be a great strain for you.
5. Hawaiian Dream
Like other strains on this list, Hawaiian Dream can treat stress, pain and inflammation, but it’s also known for helping with muscle spasms as well. This can be particularly important for people dealing with chronic conditions that cause spasms frequently. It also has a really nice tropical taste to it.
6. Dance World
Dance World is one of the best strains for people dealing with nausea, such as people going through chemotherapy. It’s also an effective strain for dealing with headaches, which makes this strain a little more specialized than others on this list.
Nordle can treat pain and anxiety like others on this list, but it’s particularly effective for people dealing with insomnia. If you’re struggling to sleep, Nordle could be your solution.
Harlequin is one of the most talked about high-CBD strains out there that can help tackle any condition you can think of. It’s also widely available, particularly since it’s so effective.