A mysterious clone-only hybrid, Kryptonite is rumored to be a cross between Mendocino Purps and Killer Queen created by breeders at the Bay Area’s famed Oaksterdam University. Known to produce THC levels up to of 25%, this indica-dominant strain is a good choice for those seeking to treat serious pain without the extreme sleepiness associated with some pure indicas. Kryptonite features a musty tropical fruit smell and a sweet, sugary flavor reminiscent of Cinderella 99, one of the parent strains to Killer Queen.
The effects of this strain hit hard and last long, providing a powerful body buzz that often makes users of all experience levels feel sedated and lethargic. A body high, coupled with a strong sense of euphoria, may produce a feeling of floating. Regular use often stimulates creative inspiration and an inclination to write, paint, meditate, and do yoga. Low doses may not completely drain regular users, but negative effects may include dry mouth and eyes, paranoia, anxiety, and dizziness.
This strain is very effective for treating aches and pains of any severity, all day long. The uplifting effects of Kryptonite are also used to treat stress, anxiety, and depression. People suffering from insomnia have highlighted Kryptonite as their favorite strain for evening medication, specifically due to its sedating attributes. Others find that the strain stimulates appetite and calms nausea.