Marijuana Strains used for Medicine

White Widow weed

There are thousands of marijuana strains, with more being bred. Many of these types of marijuana are obscure only known by a select few. All of these have some medical benefit to the user.

There are two main categories of weed:

1) Sativa – Gives you a high, uplifting feeling and a general sense of well being. The effects are more cerebral and less feeling of being stoned within your body.

It can be used to treat Multiple Sclerosis and Epilepsy.

Durban Poison Cannabis and Haze Marijuana are excellent Sativa marijuana strains.

2) Indica – Provide a pleasant body stoned sensation.

It is commonly used for depression, anxiety, pain relief and Insomnia.

Northern Lights marijuana and White Widow are considered to be among the best Indica Cannabis strains.

There are also strains which are a combination of Indica and Sativa.

To find out more about the differences between these categories of weed visit our Sativa vs Indica post.

Here is a short list of the popular strains and what conditions they can be used to treat:

  • Ak 47 Weed – Pain Relief, Stress, Nausea, Depression, Insomnia, Headache
  • Blueberry Marijuana – Chronic pain, Arthralgia, Muscle pain, Diarrhea, Muscle spasm, Insomnia, Emotional lability, AIDS, Nausea, Gastrointestinal disorder, Anorexia, Depressive disorder and Anxiety.

It can be difficult to work out which weed strain you should use to treat your condition.

There can be several different strains which can be used to help you with your ailment or you may have multiple medical conditions. In this case it may be necessary to smoke more than one strain. Also you may build up a resistance to a particular strain, so varying the types of marijuana can be effective.

Your marijuana doctor is the best person to help you choose the right type of marijuana or an experienced budtender can potentially help. Make sure you find out the background of the budtender to see whether they are in a position of authority to give advice on medical marijuana strains.

Our medical conditions page has recommendations of which strains to use to treat particular conditions.

Please have your say on which marijuana strains should be used to treat particular conditions at our forum.

If you would like to grow your own marijuana we can highly recommend usig a grow box.

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DNA Reserva Privada Seeds Skywalker Kush

You can buy DNA Reserva Privada Seeds Skywalker Kush at a low price from this recommended site. Flavor similar to OG Kush, Skywalker Kush is a feminized cannabis seed strain bred by DNA Reserva Privada Seeds. This indica-dominantRead more ›

Ace Seeds Malawi

You can buy Ace Seeds Malawi at a low price from this recommended site. Malawi is a cannabis seed strain that is 100% pure Sativa, originating from Malawi in Central Africa. This strain is extremely powerful, giving oneRead more ›

Dinafem Seeds OG Kush

You can buy Dinafem Seeds OG Kush at a low price from this recommended site. Believed to be the most popular strain in South California, and #1 in U.S.A, OG Kush bred by Dinafem Seeds, is definitely aRead more ›

Thunderbird Rose Medical Cannabis Strain

You can buy Thunderbird Rose Seeds at a low price from this recommended site. Thunderbird Rose is a sativa dominant hybrid strain created through crossing the classic favorite Blue Dream and OG Kush strains. This super rareRead more ›

Rebel Berry OG Medical Cannabis Strain

Rebel berry is a sativa dominant hybrid with as high as 70% sativa and only 3% of indica. Although its parentage is unknown, Rebel Berry OG has been linked to the OG Kush family. This award winnerRead more ›

Master Kush Marijuana Strain as Medicine

Master Kush marijuana strain originally named High Rise has an Amsterdam origin and is bred by the Dutch White Label Seed Company. High Rise quickly became popular in Amsterdam coffee shops and eventually, the name was changedRead more ›

Raphael Marijuana Strain

Rafael is also known as Raphael, it is a sativa dominant hybrid strain from Israel with 30:70 Indica sativa ratio which comes from the sunny hills of Galilee, bred by an Israeli company called Tikun Olam. ThisRead more ›

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