7 Best cannabis Strains for ADD/ADHD
Cannabis helps to reduce anxiety, which is one of the comorbidities associated with ADD and ADHD. ADHD or attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder is a mental disorder that makes concentration difficult. ADHD was commonly associated with children, but this does not mean that many adults are free of this mental condition. As matter of fact, many adults suffer from it, but they have never been diagnosed as having ADD or ADHD.
Cannabis is not a treatment for ADD or ADHD, but it can help to reduce comorbidities such as anxiety and, in some people, it can also improve concentration. The following cannabis strains can help you reduce symptoms associated with both ADD and ADHD.
This cannabis strain has at least 10.5% of CBD. Harle-Tsu is a hybrid cross between Harlequin and Sour Tsunami. Furthermore, it has a CBD content 20 times higher than its THC content. Its primary terpenes are myrcene, terpinolene and pinene. Harle-Tsu is an excellent strain for relaxation.
This is another cannabis strain rich in CBD. Harlequin is also excellent cannabis strain for beginners. Harlequin is a Sativa-rich strain with a 5:2 CBD:THC ratio. This strain is even higher in CBD than Cannatonic but still with a “decent” level of THC. Both CBD and THC are cannabinoids that reduces pain and inflammation. In addition, it is excellent for cerebral focus. In addition, due to its high CBD content, it is unlikely you will experience THC-derived paranoia.
This cannabis strain is known for its energizing effects. Green Crack can help you fight stress which is a common symptom in people with ADD/ADHD. Its main terpenes are caryophyllene, myrcene and pinene. Green Crack is rich in THC (17%).
Star Master Kush
Star Master Kush is a cross between Sensi Star, Medicine Man, Master Kush, and Platinum Kush. This cannabis strain is excellent to fight anxiety. In addition, it is a euphoric strain. Its main terpenes are myrcene, pinene, and limonene. Its THC content is 20%.
Fire Alien Strawberry
This strain is ideal to induce relaxation and for its stress relief properties. Fire Alien Strawberry is rich in THC (21%). Its main terpenes are terpinolene, myrcene and pinene. Typical effects are to enhance concentration, and sociability. It is commonly used to treat depression, anxiety, and insomnia. It is ideal for all users of all experience level. Due to its uplifting effects, it is perfect for ADD and ADHD.
Black Jack is a cannabis strain high in THC (18%) and it is a cross of Black Domina and Jack Herer. It is very popular for medical use. You will feel relaxed, happy, and uplifted. Therefore, Black Jack is very effective in treating common ADHD and ADD side effects. Its main terpenes are terpinolene, ocimene and caryophyllene.
No doubts, Sour Diesel is one of the most famous cannabis strains. It is a hybrid strain of cannabis Sativa and Indica. Sour Diesel has an 18.5% (some strains between 20-25%) of THC. Sour Diesel is popular for recreational and medical use. This cannabis strain is considered an energizing and euphoric strain. In addition, Sour Diesel is also ideal for stress-relief and to combat depression which are ADHD comorbidities. If you are looking for a cannabis strain to increase your concentration, then Sour Diesel is an excellent choice.