5 Prescription Drugs That Could Be Replaced By Marijuana
2. Anti-Anxiety Medication
Anxiety disorders make even the simplest tasks difficult to complete. Though anxiety sufferers can find relief through prescription medications like Xanax and Valium, many pose dangerous side effects including cognitive decline, violence, suicidal tendencies, addiction and even death. But marijuana can effectively treat anxiety disorders for many users.
Though some may experience an increase in anxiety after consuming marijuana (especially new users who consume strains high in THC), many others have noted a significant decrease in anxious tendencies. Cannabis strains that can help treat anxiety include Jack Flash, Master Kush and Lemon Kush.