These five strains of medicinal marijuana ease migraines

The white widow strain was originally developed in the Netherlands. This balanced hybrid is characterized by its buds that contain frost white resin, which indicate the strain’s potency. The strain is found to produce an energetic euphoria that helps the body attain full relaxation. White widow is known to manage even severe forms of migraine. This strain is known for having low levels of tetrahydrocannabinol, a molecule associated with the mind-altering effects of marijuana.On the other hand, cannatonic is known to contain high levels of cannabidiol.

Key Takeaways:

  • Medical marijuana (cannabis) is an effective treatment for migraine headaches.
  • After taking medical marijuana, patients experience a reduced frequency of migraines.
  • Although marijuana use remains controversial, a majority of doctors are open to prescribing it for pain relief and other medicinal purposes, and more people are open to using it.

“The condition affects 18% of women, 6% of men, and 10% of children in the U.S. Migraine is more common in adults at ages 25 to 55 years old.”