Living with a chronic illness can be a challenge. Medical marijuana, however, is showing people better ways to deal with the regular struggles they have to deal with due to their illness. But how do you know which strain to choose when you visit your Chicago dispensary? If you are dealing with IBS, then the following strains might just be the right solution for you:
Pink Kush – This strain is known as a fast-acting pain reliever that isn’t going to leave you feeling worse for wear as it takes care of your nausea and pain. Indica dominant, this strain leaves you with a very uplifted feeling that helps you feel calmer and happier while helping you deal with inflammation, depression, and even lack of appetite.
LSD – Don’t let the name fool you; this strain has nothing in common with its namesake. Instead, this strain helps you deal with anxiety, body aches, and general gastrointestinal pain. It is also has a high THC percentage.
Cannatonic – Featuring a high level of CBD, this strain helps you treat your discomfort without giving you a big high. This makes it great for when you still need to be able to deal with your chronic illness while still being able to function through your daily routine.
Harlequin – One of the lesser known strains, Harlequin has a very high CBD to THC ratio, which means you can enjoy all of the pain relief you need without getting the high you may not want when treating your IBS.
Tangerine Dream – A super-strength hybrid strain with one of the biggest reputations, Tangerine Dream is excellent for those suffering from stomach pain, anxiety, or stress. With a very high THC level, this strain is likely best for nighttime use.