Strains to Be Avoided if You Have Anxiety

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There are various strains that will give you anxiety relief, but you should always remember the strains to avoid for anxiety.

In this article, we will provide you with the entire details of the worst strains of anxiety. Always remember to check all the compounds present in the strain before you buy it. So without further delay, we will provide you top 10 strains to avoid anxiety

10 worst strains for anxiety

  •  Girl Scout Cookies


Girl Scout cookies, which are also known as Wiz Khalifa, are an Indica dominant hybrid. It is used for recreational purposes and to get high f.

But if you have been using this strain for some time, instead of giving you relaxing effects, it starts to provide you with self-reflection. When consumed in high amounts it will double or triple your anxiety.

If this strain is used in small quantities, it will provide you with some smooth and calm effects, but as the dose increases, it starts lowering your mental peace; Hence this strain is not for those who are looking to get relief from anxiety

  • Trainwreck


Trainwreck is a Sativa dominant strain having a 20-24 percent of THC level. This strain is highly potent which will give anxiety after use. If you consume this strain in large amounts, it will make anxiety management very difficult.

Although this strain is good for regular users who want to get high with a strong kick, novice users should stay away from this strain if they are prone to anxiety.

  •  Jack the Ripper


With a THC level of 20 percent, this strain will make you feel dizzy and disoriented. It is Sativa dominant strain with highly potent after-effects.

If you want to use this strain for managing your anxiety, then stay away from this, as it will cause you to get anxious. In some cases, small quantities of Jack the Ripper strain will be effective in managing anxiety but a large dose will always disappoint you.

  •  Durban Poison

durban poison

This Sativa dominant strain is described by users as ‘similar to high electricity. Moreover, Durban Poison originates from South Africa where pure and highly potent strains are mostly used.

This strain will make you feel anxious just after consuming it. Its after-effects come very fast and in no time the user starts to feel anxious.

  • Green Crack

Green Crack

This strain is highly energetic and boosts your body’s power. With a THC level of 20 percent and a CBD content of less than 0.15 percent, it will become the perfect strain for veteran cannabis lovers. 

But if you want to use this strain for anxiety, then you should be careful. A low dose of Green Crack is effective in managing anxiety, but a high dose will increase your anxiety and make your body more depressed.

  • Willie Nelson


If you want to increase your energy and boost your soul, then you should try this strain. The level of THC found in this strain is around 22 percent. It is a hard-hitting strain, which will provide you with a high-speed rocket ride.

In low quantities, it is used to manage your anxiety, but as you take it regularly and start increasing the dose, then it will start affecting your body and you start feeling anxious. 

  • Alaskan Thunderfuck (ATF)

Alaskan Thunderfuck

ATF strain is one of the top strains to be avoided for anxiety. According to many users, it will create a feeling of paranoia, which directly enhances your anxiety. It is a high-kicking strain with a THC  level of 22 percent.

Avoid the use of this strain in large quantities as it will give you a headrush which is not good for people having anxiety.


  • Tangerine Dream


This strain will charge up your thought level and then it becomes difficult to manage anxiety. Tangerine Dream strain is a strain that is used to keep the mind active, as it is a hard-hitting strain that boosts up your mind. But if you overdose on this strain, it creates mismanagement of your thoughts and increases the anxiety level within you.

  • Chocolope


This strain gets its name from Chocolate Thai. It is a delicious strain with having sweet chocolate-like flavor. Chocolope will give you mild high effects and according to many users, it has the capacity to induce paranoia.

If you just want to taste this strain, then you should try this, but if you are going to consume it to combat anxiety, then you should avoid this strain.

  • Serious 6


With a THC level of 18 percent, this Sativa dominant strain is highly aggressive. It will give you some hard kick effects and induces cognitive effect. It will provide you with some unpleasant experiences which directly enhance your anxiety.

These are the top strains to avoid for anxiety. However, if you want to just enjoy these strains, then you must try them because they have delicious flavors as mentioned above. But if you want them for anxiety then you must avoid these strains because it doesn’t help you much but rather increase your anxiety to double.