High CBD Strains For Pain, Anxiety, Depression & Seizures
Point is, no matter what your condition is, using mail order marijuana medicinally could alter your view of your world. Taking that one step further, high CBD strains could provide you with the relief you need, without the side effects that would limit its usefulness.
So, which cannabis strains are rich in CBD but low in THC? Here are our top picks!
Raphael Mechoulam is one of the early pioneers in official cannabis research, so it seems fitting to kick the list off with a high CBD strain named after him.
With its peachy flavor and CBD content of up to 18%, this strain has been touted as a winner in treating sleep and digestive disorders (such as Crohn’s) as well as stress and anxiety.
It is a Sativa dominant plant so you shouldn’t experience the heavy body stone you would with an indica, instead it provides a milder, more cerebral high.
- MAUI BUBBLE GIFT
Indica dominant, this strain has a higher percentage of CBD than THC, and users find it to be good for painful conditions such as arthritis or back pain, as well as stress, depression & anxiety.
Its effects range from relaxing you to making you feel happy & uplifted minus any pain or inflammation you may be suffering from. With dry mouth being the main downside, this strain might be a good one, to begin with.
- NEBULA II CBD
Nebula II CBD contains 7-8% CBD and THC (in typically equal quantities) and its fruity scent with a sweetness reminiscent of honey makes this one a tasty strain to try.
It promotes focused productivity and sets you alight with a creative streak, so is ideal if you are an artist or even just need some inspiration to finally get onto renovating that spare room!
With its reviving, relaxing, joyful effects, it proves to be great for pain and muscle spasms, along with depression. This makes it ideal for multiple sclerosis sufferers who might be affected by all three of these symptoms.
- CHARLOTTE’S WEB
Charlotte’s web gained notoriety after its resounding success in treating a young girl for Dravet Syndrome. A rare childhood form of epilepsy that is notoriously difficult to treat was successfully managed with this hemp-derived cultivar.
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It contains less than 0.3% THC making it impressive for users who can not or do not wish to deal with the high associated with THC-rich strains. As well as being effective for seizures, the strain has been found to be great for pain and inflammation, depression, and stress… without the psychoactive effects of THC.
It makes you relax and uplifts your mood which in turn boosts your happiness without negatively affecting focus, energy levels, or productivity. The main side effect to watch out for is dryness in the eyes and mouth.
- CBD MANGO HAZE
Of course, this high CBD strain of marijuana had to make the list! Its tropical flavors with an unfaltering, underlying boost of medicinal benefits make it one to put on your bucket list of strains to try.
It is effective in treating fatigue, pain, and inflammation as well as reducing stress and symptoms of depression.
Fruity mango and pineapple flavors transport you to a Caribbean island with hints of spice setting your taste buds (and imagination) alight. It creates a euphoric, relaxed, and happy effect making you feel focused yet elevated.