Stardawg is popularly known by the slang “Stardog” in the cannabis community. It is a sativa dominant hybrid strain with 90% Sativa and 10% indica. It is a cross between Chemdawg 4 and Tres Dawg. The THC levels are moderately high at 16%-22% with a high that lasts up to four hours. Newer patients may be overwhelmed by these effects and may even experience paranoia. To avoid this, new patients are advised to start with lighter doses as they advance upwards. It has low CBD, rarely getting beyond 0.5%.
The buds of this strain are small and popcorn shaped having mint green hues. Fiery orange pistils with olive green leaves make the appearance attractive. The buds are coated with sticky and resinous trichomes. It is hard to break the buds by hand; a blender will come in handy for a home prep. You can go for a three compartment blender that will allow for the build up and collection of kief.
Stardawg has a piney aroma with hints of diesel. The smoke has a pungent aroma that may discourage a new patient from trying it out. But once you get past the smoke you will experience a head buzz that is memorable. This strain will cause euphoria and trigger a burst of energy. It will quickly uplift your spirits and get you in a social mood. On the body, this sativa dense strain has mellow effects that are ideal for curing fatigue and body aches.
This is a sativa dominant strain with 90% sativa and 10% indica. The THC content ranges between 22%-25% while the CBD is about 0.2%.
Chemdawg traces its roots back to Colorado. Chemdawg buds found their way to Massachusetts back in 1990s. The Top Dawg Seed Company is responsible for breeding this strain which is a cross between Chemdawg 4 and Tres Dawg strains. It has been named the most potent strain in its lineage.
Stardawg effects set in hard and fast causing a cerebral buzz that may catch a new user by surprise. A few puffs are enough to trigger a cascade of dizzying euphoria accompanied by a burst of energy. Your thoughts may race fast and you may find yourself being the most talkative that you have ever been. A word of caution here, avoid Stardawg at night, unless you plan to have a night vigil. You can choose to make the most use of this cerebral high by engaging in some creative projects.
On the body the high is relaxing and uplifting. This strain will not get you glued to the couch so you might as well engage in social activities. Starwdawg is a favorite for party lovers as well as patients suffering from social anxiety disorders. The effects will help you get past your social inhibitions and allow you to freely interact in new environments.
Patient Reported Positive Effects
Patient Reported Negative Effects
This potent sativa strain may cause dizziness and mild headaches in new patients. It is also associated with dehydration symptoms.
- Dry eyes
- Cotton mouth
Patient Reported Rare Negative Effects
- Panic attacks
Medical Benefits of Stardawg
Stardawg is a good medical strain with great therapeutic potential. It has potent cerebral effects that work well to take away symptoms of depression and PTSD. Patients with low appetite such as those undergoing chemotherapy will also benefit from this strain. The body high will promote restfulness while relieving body aches and muscle spasms. However it will not promote sleep as the mind effects are very stimulating.
For those suffering from constant anxiety this strain may also provide relief. With the high THC concentrations, expect Stardawg to relieve all forms of pain from the body. This may include migraines, muscular skeletal pain and inflammation.
Patients have reported relief with the following conditions:
Terpenes add a lot of benefit to this strain. Apart from giving this strain its piney and diesel scents, terpenes provide therapeutic benefits that add to those of cannabinoids. Abundant terpenes in this strain include: myrcene, pinene and camphene.
This terpene has a scent that has been described as musky or earthy. It is known for its pain relieving properties.
This is the most naturally occurring terpenoid found in nature and its smell is reminiscent of pine trees. It is a known bronchodilator and adds to the analgesic properties of this strain.
This is not a very common terpenes, the scent will remind you of walking through damp woodlands. When mixed with vitamin C it provides anti oxidant effects. It is widely used in treating inflammatory skin conditions such as psoriasis and eczema. Recent research has also shown that it has potential in lowering cholesterol and triglyceride levels in blood.
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