Cannabis in Western medicine Posted on 20 Dec 07:59
Cannabis in Western medicine
"For cancer patients it comes as a side effect of chemotherapy often too great nausea and vomiting. Moreover, already alone the smell of food can be unbearable, so it only with great overcoming is possible many cancer patients ever receive food. Cannabis can soothing by its anti-emetic (nausea ) Effect reduce this nausea and passing through its appetizing effect to a desired weight gain. many countries THC are now (= dronabinol)-containing preparations such as the and the U.S. coming Marinol available as prescription drugs for patients. However, many patients believe that gerauchtest Cannabis works much better, which is due to the unique combination of active ingredients in the cannabis plant. However, this application is still illegal.
Also in AIDS therapy you can make the appetizing effect of cannabis advantage. In addition to therapy, it is namely often a lack of food intake, which weakens the body additionally. In addition, cannabis can distract the patient and bring a sentiment with positive attitude. Also glaucoma in which the intraocular pressure is greatly increased, which can lead to blindness can be treated with cannabis. Without surgical intervention, alone by smoking cannabis, the intraocular pressure can be lowered to normal values. For this effect is not the psychoactive THC responsible, but that hardly psychoactive substances CBN (cannabinol) and CBD (cannabidiol). Therefore, can be a therapeutic application with low-THC hemp products. Cannabis also has ataxia (movement coordinator) effect, as well as an antispasmodic, so Muscle relaxation, which makes it a good means for suppressing spasms, paralysis and convulsions, as they occur in multiple sclerosis. It can not cure the disease, but suppress the symptoms of the disease and facilitate the patient as his life. Asthma attacks can be stopped by a few traits of a joint often. Criticism here is the damage to the lungs, which of course plays an important role in asthma attacks. Remedy is here to create an inhaler that is being developed. Even a mild antibiotic effect has an ingredient that the CBD. Further acting antiepileptic cannabis, thereby epileptics while cannabis administration, the dose of medication can be reduced. Cannabis may also be used for the treatment of different pain, headache, migraine and menstrual cramps. Also in obstetrics Cannabis can be used as an alternative, as it can lead to an increased frequency of contraction of the uterus and hemostasis. In Africa and Asia, this application is used in folk medicine to this day.
THESE STATEMENTS HAVE NOT BEEN EVALUATED BY THE FDA AND ARE NOT INTENDED TO DIAGNOSE, TREAT, OR CURE ANY DISEASE. ALWAYS CHECK WITH YOUR PHYSICIAN BEFORE STARTING A NEW DIETARY SUPPLEMENT PROGRAM.