What is Cannabis Indica?

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Generic name: Cannabis

Cannabis indica is a strain of cannabis, different from Cannabis sativa, that may be used for various medical purposes. It has a higher ratio of cannabidiol (CBD) to tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and as a result, is believed to produce lower levels of anxiety than other strains of cannabis.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Anxious mood 8 4
Pain 6 5
Insomnia 4 2
Stiffness/spasticity 4 3
Difficulty falling asleep 3 1
Depressed mood 2 1

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 6
None 5

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cannabis Indica

Side effect Patients
Anxious mood 1
Forgetfulness 1
Learn to cope with illness 1
Morning sleepiness 1
Poor judgment 1
Sleepiness 1

Show all 7 reported side effects

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Cannabis Indica

Dosage Patients
0.125 g three times daily 1
0.5 g daily 1
1 INH daily 1
5 other daily 1
11 other daily 1
1other as needed 1

Why patients stopped taking Cannabis Indica

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Expense 2
Doctor's advice 1
Other 1
See all 3 patients who've stopped using Cannabis Indica

Duration

Currently using Cannabis Indica

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 2
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 2
10 years or more 1

Stopped using Cannabis Indica

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
6 months - 1 year 1
2 - 5 years 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 7
Usually 3
Sometimes 2
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 2
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 2
Not at all hard to take 8
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 5
$50-99 1
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 3
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There are no evaluations for Cannabis Indica.