A chronic respiratory disorder that is suffered by millions of people round the world – Asthma has caused thousands of deaths in the past, and is still claiming lives. You might be surprised to hear that cannabis can treat Asthma, it is a recognized treatment for this condition, not just in the modern age, but even in the ancient times. Just like with other medical conditions, not all strains work well with Asthma. Here is a list of top 4 cannabis strains for Asthma.
1. Green Crack
This sativa dominant strain is one of the favorites in medical cannabis industry. This massively potent strain with THC levels reaching up to 25%, gives any user a jolt of energy and a huge mood boost. It also spurs creativity, while helping patients accomplish things productivity. It is one that is recommended for sufferers of asthma because it helps in dealing with its symptoms.
Harlequin cannabis strain with THC content ranging from 5 to 10% and in some phenotypes, Harlequin can reach as much as 11% CBD, making it the ideal strain for prevention and management of asthma attacks because it keeps inflammation at bay. Harlequin is a relaxing sativa that delivers euphoric and uplifted effects, making it a good strain for choice for asthma patients to medicate with any time of day .
3. Charlotte’s Web
This indica dominant, woody citrus smelling strain is an ideal strain for asthma patients, especially those who do not want to deal with the strong psychoactive effects of THC. Asthma sufferers who are constantly dealing with chest tightness will certainly enjoy the effects of this strain, as it infuses uplifted and still focused effects, making forget about asthma.
4. Afghan Kush
This pure indica dominant, woody and pine smelling potent strain with THC levels as high as 21% is famous for its good night sleep. Medicating of this strain will allow you to feel a body high, giving you that deliciously serious relaxation. It helps in easing pain away, while expanding your bronchial muscles. It leaves you with dry eyes and dry mouth.