As the name suggests, Super A5 is mainly a Haze derived cannabis strain. It is among cannabis strains with high THC levels, which leads to clouding of the mind with euphoric giggly bliss. However, when consumed in low doses it improves creativity and productivity without keeping its users rooted in the euphoric stage.
The strain comes with 21% THC content, which allows it to deliver powerful effects. Thus, it is mainly recommended for patients with chronic stress, anxiety, and chronic depression. Other users have also used it to manage chronic pain by diverting their focus from the condition. Besides, some users have also found relief from restless nights that result from insomnia.
Super A5 is a cannabis strain produced by the Spice Brothers, who chose to cross Indica (Northern Lights) and Sativa (Haze), resulting in a strain with only 25% Indica, The strain was developed after combining various Haze genetics and NL5 into a delightful concoction. This results in a strain with 100% Sativa flavors and aromas, which makes it a real delicacy for many patients.
Super A5 is a Sativa-dominant strain with 75% Sativa and 25% Indica strains. It comes with unique cannabis flavors and aromas that appeal to any users.
Super A5 is cross between Haze with Indica in a ratio of 3:1 to create a Sativa-dominant strain.
Some patients have found reprieve from a number of medical conditions through Super A5. The cannabis strain is recommended in alleviating effects of glaucoma and nausea. A few users have also reported that the strain helps reduce anxiety levels.
Patient Reported Positive Effects
- Feeling Happy
Patient Reported Negative Effects
With the high THC levels, there are a few patients reported adverse effects after taking Super A5. The following are some of the adverse effects:
- Dry Mouth
- Dry Eyes
Patient Reported Rare Negative Effects
Medical Benefits of Super A5
Super A5 is a Sativa-dominant cannabis strain with a relatively high THC content of up to 21%. Therefore, it is effective in treating and managing severe conditions with minimal side effects. The strain is also rich in beneficial terpenes, which enhances its flavor and aroma and boosts its therapeutic effects.
Patients have reported that Neville’s Haze can treat the following medical conditions:
Terpenes are the fragrant organic compounds found in cannabis and other plants and some insects. These compounds are responsible for the unique aromas in most cannabis strains.
Apart from their fragrance, terpenes also work together with CBD and THC to boost the perceived effects of Super A5 cannabis strain. Besides, these compounds also provide numerous health benefits. Super A5 has a great balance of the Humulene, Terpinolene, Caryophyllene, Pinene, Myrcene, and Linalool.
Myrcene is one of the most abundant terpenes in cannabis. It helps in the formation of other terpenes. The compound is known for its exceptional fragrance, which makes it one of the common ingredients in most perfumes.
Apart from the amazing fragrance, Myrcene has several health benefits. These include analgesic effects, anti-inflammatory properties, and anti-mutagenic influences. Moreover, Myrcene also acts as an antibiotic and sedative. It also helps in relieving chronic pain.
Caryophyllene is a terpene with a distinctive flavor and one of the most common and abundant fragrant compounds in cannabis. It is the first non-cannabinoid to be found to activate cannabinoids receptors directly. Therefore, strains with amounts of Caryophyllene like Super A5 have specific therapeutic effects on the endocannabinoid system.
Besides, the terpene activates the CB2 receptors in the immune tissues throughout the body. This helps reduce inflammation, the damaging effects on brain function, lessen the pain as well as the risk for developing brain diseases.
CB2 receptors activation can also help prevent seizures, relieve chronic pain and even solve the issue of plaque build up in the arteries. Therefore, strains with Caryophyllene can help patients to lower the intake of opioids, which are associated with many adverse effects.
Limonene is an organic compound that is mainly found in citrus fruits, but also in cannabis. It is used as a fragrance due to its aroma and flavor and also in medicine due to its health benefits. The terpene is used to prevent cancer, treat bronchitis, promote weight loss and even treat cancer.
Limonene may kill cancer cells or block cancer-forming chemicals. Therefore, taking Super A5 strain that has high amounts of the terpene can help slow down the progress of cancer.
In pharmaceuticals, it is used in manufacturing medicinal creams and ointments that penetrate the skin. Moreover, it is used as a flavoring in beverages, foods and chewing gum.
Linalool is an important compound in the production of Vitamin E. It is also a common terpene in cannabis and comes with spicy and floral aroma undertones. The terpene has been used in traditional medicine for centuries for its soothing characteristics.
Therefore, strains with this compound are typical in stress relief and relaxation. It also delivers analgesic, anti-anxiety, and anti-inflammatory properties.
This is another abundant compound as it is found in many flowers and herbs. The sweet-smelling terpene offers numerous benefits. Apart from the fragrance, the terpene is known for its therapeutic efficacy and recreational effects.