Medicinal Cannabis Benefits
Chemotherapy agents used cancer treatments are among the most powerful and toxic chemicals in medicine. These medicines attack healthy cells as well as cancer cells and can cause acute nausea and retching. Cannabis has shown great promise in alleviating these conditions when used before, during and after chemotherapy procedures
The most promising evidence of pain relief comes from three controlled studies of patients w with severe pain that had not responded to normal treatment. The studies found that cannabinoids had moderate analgesic effects without the side effects of opiates, appetite, mood and sleep issues were also improved.
Pharmaceuticals associated with treating this disease are known for their dramatic side effects and debilitating nausea. Many people with HIV and AIDS use cannabis to increase appetite, reduce nausea and achieve a feeling of well being. Many claim the combination drug therapy would not be tolerable without the use of cannabis.
This is a frequently diagnosed condition with 80% of sufferers being women. People report cannabis relieves symptoms which include muscle aches, fatigue, sleeping problems, chemical sensitivities and memory loss.