Cannabis - Understanding Hemp Cannabinoids like THC or CBD
Cannabis, what is the difference between THC and CBD? Cannabis containing more than 113 active Cannabinoids. The cannabis plant is also known as hemp, marijuana or weed. The two most important factors related to Medical Marijuana are the widely known THC (Tetrahydrocannbinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol), which is a major phytocannabinoid. CBD is accounting for up to 40% of the plant’s extract. It is also considered to have a wide scope of potential medical applications. Therefore clinical reports showing the lack of side effects. Particularly a lack of psychoactivity as long as the THC value of products used is lower than 1%. Hence, there is a non-interference with several psychomotor learning and psychological functions.
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Potential medical properties of Cannabinoids:
|Cancer||inhibits cell growth in Tumors|
|Vomiting and Nausea||reduction|
|Seizures and Convulsion||reduction|
|Sleep disorders||sleep aid|
|Tumor Cells||inhibits growth|
|Bacteria||kills or slows groth|
|Immune System||modulates function|
|Small Intestines||concentration reduction|
|Nervous System||protect and degenerate|
(Sources: Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, Stony Brook University, US National Center for Biotechnology Information Therapeutics, US Society for Neuroscience)
Cannabis Research News:
„79 clinical trials with a total of over 6000 participants were statistically analyzed. The study concludes the intake of cannabis is accompanied by an alleviation of symptoms. For the efficacy of cannabis in the treatment of chronic or cancer-related pain, as well as in muscle cramps due to multiple sclerosis. Also in cases of nausea as a side effect of chemotherapy, weight loss of AIDS, sleep disorders and Tourette syndrome.“
The Swiss Federal Office of Public Health has investigated the medical use of cannabis. Cannabis shows great effect particularly for chronic or cancer-related pain.
CBD against Epilepsy:
„CBD may help reduce seizures and could be a potential new medicine to treat pediatric treatment-resistant epilepsy.“
Stony Brook University researchers have identified fatty acid binding proteins (FABPs) where in conclusion, CBD (cannabidiol) acts as an intracellular transporter.
CBD a very effective anti tumor:
„Studies scientifically proven that CBD is a very effective antitumor agent for Brain Cancer.“
In the “Journal of Pharmacology on Experimental Therapeutics” a study was published that showed the viability of tumor cells with CBD was significantly reduced, therefore it is a very effective antitumor agent.
Other studies on brain cancer:
Neuroprotection against Ouabain-Induced In Vivo Excitotoxicity
Therapy of cannabinoids and temozolomide against glioma
CBD against Breast Cancer:
„CBD is a very effective on Breast Cancer.“
In this study, which was published in the “Library of Medicine”, it was also found that CBD not only inhibited the growth but also the spread of breast cancer cells.
More studies about breast cancer:
Cannabinoids reduce ErbB2-driven breast cancer progression
CBD effective against Lung Cancer:
„CBD studies show effectiveness on Lung Cancer.“
Lung cancer in particular is a very aggressive and chemotherapy-resistant form of cancer. Again, it could be shown that cannabinoid inhibited cancer cells and that apoptosis could be increased. This study was published as a result in the “US National Library of Medicine”.
More studies on lung cancer:
Cannabidiol inhibits lung cancer cell invasion and metastasis
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