You may have heard already about marijuana being used not just for recreation but also for medical purposes, that have made its use more and more accessible due to its health benefits in its medicinal properties.
There are already many states that have approved the use and sale of marijuana, with still a strict and controlled regulated provisions for medical purposes only, though in general, it is still illegal. And the number of states that are making the medical use of marijuana legal is also increasing in many states.
Medical marijuana is taken from the Cannabis plant and can either have the compound in its component THC or CBD depending on the need and are basically used to relieve symptoms or treat different diseases and medical conditions. THC or tetrahydrocannabinol is the compound from marijuana that can make the person high due to its psychoactive effect while CBD or cannabidiol is a milder compound that does not have the same effect and is the one commonly used.
Among the health benefits that have been proven as the effect fro the use of medical marijuana products includes but not limited to anxiety relief where it reduces stress, decreases physiological effects of anxiety, induces sleep in cases of insomnia, and improves conditions on post-traumatic stress disorder. Medical marijuana is also known to treat seizures as it has been proven through studies that it reduces the number of seizures in people with epilepsy, and all the same neuroprotective as it treats multiple sclerosis, stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, and even Parkinson’s disease.
As a pain reliever, the use of cannabis oil is known to also relieve arthritis, chronic pain, multiple Sclerosis pain, muscle pain, spinal cord injuries and it can best treat acne and other inflamed conditions because of its anti-inflammatory effect. The use of CBD is known to slow down the growth of cancer cells thus, it is best used for cancer treatment, as it also helps to alleviate cancer symptoms and cancer treatment side effects.
In any kind of product or medicine specially with the kinds of medical marijuana, there is always to be known side effects as well such as depression, dizziness,hallucinations,low blood pressure, and withdrawal symptoms, in the likes of irritability and insomnia. These effects are the reasons for the controlled use and purchase of these products, aside from its abuse, therefore, make sure that you purchase such in dispensaries that are reputable enough on states that it is legally approved for medical purposes.
You will be privileged if you have access to this products, howbeit, you must be sure to use it responsibly and appropriately in a manner it is purposed for at all times to avoid violation according to law.