Whoever said an apple a day will keep the doctor away never tried candy as a substitute. This sweet as sugar strain is a perfectly balanced medical grade option sure to give you all the pros while leaving all the cons to the birds. The actual makeup of the Butterscotch bud is unknown, as are the breeders, but that doesn’t stop it from being a flavor favorite amongst the medical and recreational communities alike.
The Butterscotch high is one of pure indica, even though it is an even split down the middle. You are unlikely to be too energized or have racing thoughts, however, you will become quickly couch locked and ready to melt into your mattress. With very little effort, this nightcap strain washes over you with warming tingles and soothes down any aches or pains you may have left from the day. After a short period of time, the extremely relaxing body effects will have you nodding in and out of consciousness in a blissful daze.
Because of this highly sedative experience, medical users rave about this strain for its many practical effects. The pain relief that Butterscotch offers is unparalleled in many respects, swooping in and clearing the body of aches and tension. This is also great for chronic migraines, muscle spasms, tension, insomnia, and restless leg syndrome. If you suffer from mood disorders caused by mental health issues, this strain is beneficial in the treatment of depression, stress, anxiety, and some cases of bipolar and PTSD. This strain can get overwhelming quickly if you are not aware of your limits or are a first time or novice user.