For several years, the subject of cannabis raises more and more passions. This long-neglected plant has aroused a renewed interest from the scientific community. Hemp oil as a pain reliever has been proved to be highly effective.
Some attributed to this plant of Indian origin therapeutic virtues, including analgesics. Soon, passion fever sustained upstream by some scientists spread like wildfire in several countries of the world. Yet, if history is to be believed, cannabis was already used as a medicinal plant since ancient Egypt.
Several countries in the wake have resolved to recognize the herb its therapeutic virtues, legalizing even the passage. Now recognized and prescribed as a treatment in many countries, cannabis still suffers from its reputation as a prohibited substance, even illegal (it must be remembered that it is also known as Indian hemp, a term with a strongly negative connotation).
This article will aim above all to lift the veil on the said and the unspoken on cannabis. It will not be a question of evoking the grass under its recreational use but under the purely medical one. After taking stock of the countries that have already adopted cannabis as curative care, we will look at the evils to which it would provide a solution, including a backache, recognized side effects, as well as the different forms in which the proposed remedies are presented.
Hemp oil is considered the most nutritious oil of all types of oils derived from cannabis. It comes from hemp seeds aka Cannabis Sativa. Its innumerable uses, both medical, nutritional, and cosmetic make it one of the most effective and versatile active ingredients. Extremely rich in essential amino acids, this oil is a treasure for health, beauty, and well-being. Highly concentrated in antioxidants, vitamins A, B1, B3, B4, B6 and E, proteins, carotene, minerals, omega-3 and 6, essential fatty acids, the incomparable richness of hemp oil is ideal for skincare dry, mature, irritated, dehydrated, tired as well as fragile and brittle hair.
- It fights the appearance of free radicals responsible for the premature aging of skin cells and the body.
- Hemp oil as a pain reliever helps you to recover strong physical training, for muscle tension, sprains, spasms, joint pain, and more. It works as a strong anti-inflammatory that penetrates the deep tissues of the joints. It is used as an ointment to rub it on the affected area. It is more beneficial to help you relax, and insomnia, if you use this treatment on a regular basis.
What are the diseases treated with hemp oil?
Hemp oil is now used to treat many ailments:
- Pains in general and chronic pain in particular
- Spasms due to multiple sclerosis and partial epilepsies
- Recurrent nausea and vomiting were seen in people undergoing chemotherapy or AIDS
- Anorexia in cases of significant weight loss or cachexia in the elderly, people with Alzheimer’s or HIV
- Asthma, glaucoma and many other ailments
Cannabis for back pain
It should be noted here that cannabis exists in over sixty variants, of which the most well-known (cannabinoids) and which have been the subject of more studies are delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol, cannabinol and cannabidiol, and hemp oil. Hemp oil has a recognized effect on the pain, especially back pain. They are also used in the treatment of many cases of rheumatism. However, it must be recognized that the studies conducted are few in number and involve still a small staff to obtain the consensus of the scientific community as a whole. Anyway, several remedies based on cannabis are already sold and do not lack defenders even within the medical profession.
Legal Nod to Cannabis
Several countries have in fact for some years already adopted cannabis as a treatment for several pathologies. The law is most often obtained after many battles between rulers, organizations, and various pressure groups.
In the USA
The United States is one of the countries where the right to use cannabis was the most harshly obtained. They are today 24 states to have adopted it.
Canada was the other country on the American continent to recognize the therapeutic virtues of the herb.
Several European countries have followed suit with North American countries in the legalization and use of cannabis for curative purposes. These are Holland, Italy, Germany, Finland, and Romania. More recently, Switzerland legalizes cannabis in turn. However, in France, its use remains highly regulated.
In what forms is cannabis sold in pharmacies?
Cannabis is sold in many forms. Even if herbal tea treatments are favored by the scientific community, it is also sold in the form of a spray. The interest of vaporizers lies mainly in the fact that the active ingredient is not destroyed. Only smoked cannabis remains controversial today because it would be long-term responsible for lung cancer.
There are more and more people around the world using cannabis-based products for the relief of chronic pain, and there is even research that shows that it is very effective. Although it is known mainly as a recreational drug, the therapeutic use of hemp oil as pain reliever works to treat a series of conditions such as a migraine, glaucoma, epilepsy, and even cancer, among many others.