Potential Medicinal Properties of Cannabinoids
The cannabis plant offers a wide range of potential medicinal properties due to its cannabinoids. Cannabis does contain more than 113 active Cannabinoids. The cannabis plant is also known as hemp, marijuana or weed. While the two most important factors related to medical marijuana are, the widely known THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) and CBD (Cannabidiol).
What is the difference between THC and CBD?
THC is for sure the most known cannabinoid. Due to the fact, that THC can have a psychoactive side effect. THC affects our body’s own cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB1). Relevant to affect our central nervous system and our brain. Therefore, THC can help for dozens of diseases. But it can make you “high” as well. That happens if the THC level is above 1%.
CBD, on the other hand, is a major phytocannabinoid. Not psychoactive at all. It affects CB1 and CB2 receptors indirectly. Cannabidiol is accounting for up to 40% of the plant’s extract. Furthermore, 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.
For a better understanding, you should read our article about Cannabinoids Receptors first. So you will understand, why most cannabinoids have huge potential medicinal properties. Simply because each cannabinoid got its own influence on our endogenous receptors. By using one or the other cannabinoid, you can affect your mental and physical health in different ways. The best cannabis strains and products do always include multiple cannabinoids. Almost universally applicable, so to speak.
Which are the most important cannabinoids?
There are hundreds of different cannabinoids within the cannabis plant. 95% not even researched yet. While the most important cannabinoids that we know about today, are THC, CBD, CBG, and acid forms like CBDa or THCa. Especially relevant is our previous article to find out more details about cannabinoids.
List of diseases to be treated by 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)
In addition, please take a look at our complete list of medicinal uses of Cannabis. Most noteworthy, researchers will find more medicinal uses. Much as more studies about the cannabis plant and its cannabinoids, will help us to understand in more detail. Also overwhelming what we already know today. Much as it’s just the beginning of even better.
Medical Facts & Scientific Studies on Cannabis
Watch the video. How cannabinoids can help if you suffer from ADD, Tourette’s Syndrome or Migraines. M.D. David Bearman talks about Cannabis & Cannabinoids. David is one of the most clinically knowledgeable physicians. Probably THE expert in the field of medicinal marijuana.
CBD against Breast Cancer
„CBD is very effective in 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.
Another study about breast cancer:
Cannabinoids reduce ErbB2-driven breast cancer progression
CBD effective against Lung Cancer
„CBD studies show effectiveness in 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”.
Another study on lung cancer:
Cannabidiol inhibits lung cancer cell invasion and metastasis
More Cancer-related Studies:
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