You probably know that cannabis is now legal in 29 states for medical use, as the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) confirmed. That’s right, millions of people now will be able to relieve their chronic pain naturally.
In fact, inhaling cannabi, as many scientists shared, can help those dealing with chronic nerve pain. According to a particular study, inhaling a cannabis vapor three times a day relieves pain in patients.
According to the same study, the actual pain relief was slightly better than the condition of participants who took a placebo. In similar veins, some participants had a headache, dry eyes, numbness and cough.
In this way, you may use medical cannabis in capsules and oil. Cancer patients use this medication to relieve their nausea. On top of that, it helps in the treatment of many health conditions like anxiety, insomnia, arthritis, migraines, inflammation, multiple sclerosis, epilepsy…
Keep reading to know what makes cannabis this efficient:
Cannabinoids in cannabis bind to the endocannabinoids that are naturally produced in the body, which in return triggers a chain of reactions in the body and blocks pain receptors.
The body when using cannabis capsules, it metabolizes 90% of the capsule in the liver before it affects other parts in the body unlike cannabis gums, as confirmed by Herb, that affect every part of the body without any side effects.
Cannabis gums known to deliver lower doses of cannabis to users, which in fact relieves patients’ pain with less side effects.
Yet, a brand new approach, and researchers have stated a few drawbacks.
There is a link between cannabis smokers and patients with gum disease, as confirmed in a study released in the 2008 edition of The Journal of the American Medical Association
WebMD reported that those who smoke cannabis regularly have a 60% lower risk of developing a gum disease. Regarding the effect of chewing on your oral health, no confirmed information are available.
All in all, cannabis gums are already available. In this way, researchers are required to conduct more studies to determine their power.