The chemical components of Medical Marijuana, referred to as cannabinoids, play a major role in the realm of medicine known as CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine). Medical Marijuana, also known as Medical Cannabis, has been employed for a wide array of medicinal uses for many centuries for its pharmacological effects on the CNS (Central Nervous System) and the immune system. Its anticancer properties and its ability to help the body have been successfully diagnosed with the side-effects of cancer as well as the treatment process through active receptors.
The non-psychotropic and modifying cannabinoid a number of different medical properties called Cannabidiol comprises 75% of total cannabinoids content in some rare strains of cannabis. This modifying cannabinoid called cannabinol has low psychoactive properties. THC by degenerating it Its anti-inflammatory, analgesic, antispasmodic, and antioxidant properties are well-known.
The cannabinoid, Cannabigerol that is found in Cannabis, specially its medical marijuana and hemp varieties is the other cannabinoids of THC and CBD like the precursor form. It is a bone stimulant with antibacterial and anti-proliferative properties.
Tetrahydrocannabivarin found in cannabis along with THC This psychoactive cannabinoid has many medical benefits in THC, which include decreased appetite and as the dosage gets larger, it is known to be resistant to THC medicinal properties. There are a number of THCV-based pharmaceuticals that are currently undergoing human trials to address the problems of obesity and type II diabetes.
Akin to Tetrahydrocannabivarin is non-psychoactive cannabinoid, Cannabichromene which is commonly found in cannabis and it is also known to have some medical properties It is renowned for its anti-inflammatory, anti-proliferative, antimicrobial, analgesic properties, also stimulates the growth of bones and constricts blood vessels.
One of the prime psychoactive cannabinoid compounds found in the marijuana is Tetrahydrocannabinol or THC that occurs as natural THC-A, its acidic form and is not absorbed by the body in its natural condition. When heated, THC-A undergoes decarboxylation to a readily absorbable from that has a number of different medical benefits.
Both Tetrahydrocannabinol and Cannabidiol have anxiolytic, antispasmodic, anti-proliferative anticancer, anti-inflammatory, neuro-protective, antiemetic, and neuropathic analgesic properties In addition, Cannabidiol is also a bone-stimulant and immunosuppressant with antibacterial, antipsychotic, antiepileptic, anti-ischemic, anti-diabetic, anti-psoriatic, and vasorelaxation properties while the antioxidant Tetrahydrocannabinol stimulates appetite, reduces the intraocular eye pressure, promotes the growth of new nerve tissue, also protects nerves from damage.