ORIGIN OF THE CHEMO STRAIN
Rumor has it that Chemo Strain beginnings stretch back to the 1970s in Canada where this heavy indica was allegedly developed to treat the side effects of chemotherapy. Another name for this strain is “UBC Chemo” in reference to the university in which Chemo is said to have been conceived. Chemo’s genetics is carried on by Jordan of the Islands, whose rendition is best known for its subtle woody aroma and potent medicinal effects perfect for patients treating nausea, appetite loss, pain, and sleeplessness.
Origin Strain: Created at UBC in Canada
Similar to: Purple Alien OG, Betty White, AC/DC
Flavors: Earthy, Pungent, Wood
Effects: Relaxed, Sleepy, Hungry, Euphoric, Happy
Medical: Insomnia, Nausea, Pain, Stress, Lack of Appetite,Potency: 45-75% THC .
ABOUT THE CHEMO CRUMBLE STRAIN
THC: 18% – 21%
Chemo, also known more commonly as “UBC Chemo” to cannabis users, is a 100% pure indica hybrid with unknown genetics. It was bred specifically to treat patients going through chemo treatments. This powerful bud offers extremely potent heavy indica effects. This is characterized by a high level of pain relief in both mind and body. The high is definitely considered to be a creeper. You’ll suddenly be hit with a heavy feeling behind your eyes and in the back of your neck. Then falling into a complete sedative stupor with potent couch-lock and a strong case of the munchies.
USEFUL EFFECTS OF THIS STRAIN
Because of these strong effects and its insane THC level that averages between 18-21%, Chemo is ideal for treating patients suffering from nausea, depression, insomnia, nightmares, and chronic pain due to chemo, cancer, and other conditions. These nugs have an aroma of fragrant pungent earthy pine and a taste of sweet floral pine that becomes pungent and harsh upon exhale. Also, chemo buds have dark purple spade-shaped rock hard resinous nugs that are covered in dark rich orange curly hairs. Finally, each nug is caked with a layer of thick chunky white crystal trichomes and a fine layer of sticky sweet resin.