THC effects - the good the bad and the ugly

THC, whose chemical name is tetrahydrocannabinol, is the is the ingredient which is most responsible for the intoxication and psychological effects of cannabis/marijuana. It is one of many hundreds of compounds including terpenes, cannabinoids (eg CBD/cannabidiol) etc. found in the resin secretions of the cannabis plant. While it is not produced in the body of…

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Marijuana Overdose

Marijuana overdose? Essentially no.  But… In all truth marijuana is one of the safest drugs compared not only to the usual suspects such as heroin and other opioids, alcohol – whether beer, wine or liquor but even when compared to Tylenol. First let’s start by defining an overdose as a person experiencing either life-threatening symptoms…

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Is there a CBD High? You will often hear that THC is the chemical that causes the psychoactivity you experience when smoking weed and that CBD is not psychoactive. These top 3 reasons people report for using CBD – also known as cannabidiol are sleep, pain and anxiety and most want the positive effect of…

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medical marijuana

Medical Marijuana and Medication Interactions Research study on just how cannabis disrupts other medicines is limited. However, drugs.com has a list of 24 medications that it lists as having potentially Major Interactions with cannabis. These include alfentanil buprenorphine butorphanol codeine dezocine fentanyl hydrocodone hydromorphone levomethadyl acetate levorphanol meperidine methadone morphine morphine liposomal nalbuphine oxycodone oxymorphone…

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side effects

Side Effects of Marijuana Like most other medicinal substances, whether you call it weed, cannabis or medical marijuana – there are both positive effects – which is why we use the treatment and negative side effects – which can be anything from an annoyance or a hindrance all the way to potentially significant dangers and…

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medical marijuana

Medical Marijuana uses Ongoing studies continue around the world to see how weed can delivery benefit in several conditions. Even though the use of cannabis is not yet Federally legal – many states allow medical marijuana usage for the following conditions. (Please check as to which of these conditions may quality in your state). Severe…

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CBD Joint

Medical Marijuana Medical marijuana is marijuana. It is a drug from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa. Despite the fact that lots of people utilize the word “marijuana” when referencing marijuana, the term “marijuana” specifically refers to the dried out flowers as well as leaves of the marijuana plant. Medical marijuana, also called clinical marijuana, is…

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spasm

Cannabis helps with Muscle spasms Muscle convulsions affect just about everybody, from foot cramps and midnight “charley horses” to strained and pulled muscles. Particular disorders and diseases also trigger muscle convulsions. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) can all cause clients to experience muscle convulsions that vary from uneasy to painful. Dealing with…

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Cannabis for Pets The FDA is aware of some marijuana items being marketed as animal health and wellness products. We wish to emphasize that FDA has not approved cannabis for any type of usage in animals, and cannot guarantee the security or performance of these items. For these factors, FDA warns pet-owners against using such…

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2018 Farm Bill

How the 2018 Farm Bill Specifies hemp and  What does it means for FDA-regulated items The 2018 Farm Bill explicitly preserved FDA’s authority to regulate products including cannabis or cannabis-derived compounds under the FD&C Act as well as section 351 of the Public Health Service Act (PHS Act). FDA deals with products having cannabis or cannabis-derived…

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medical marijuana

Medical Marijuana The major cannabinoids from the cannabis plant that are of medical interest are THC and CBD. THC can boost hunger and also decrease nausea or vomiting. THC may likewise lower discomfort, swelling (swelling and also inflammation), as well as muscle control issues. Unlike THC, CBD is a cannabinoid that doesn’t make individuals “high.”…

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FDA

Cannabis in Cosmetics Per the FDA, A cosmetic is specified in 201( i) as “( 1) articles planned to be scrubed, poured, sprinkled, or splashed on, presented right into, or otherwise put on the human body or any kind of part thereof for cleansing, enhancing, promoting appearance, or altering the look, as well as (2)…

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Benefits of Medical Marijuana Several of the advantages of using medical medical marijuana include immune function, neuroplasticity, psychological and state of mind policy, vascular health and wellness as well as gastrointestinal function. Research is restricted however studies of the endocannabinoid system suggest benefits may include neuroprotection (in MS, epilepsy, various other activity problems), and also…

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Adding Hemp to Animal Food All ingredients in animal food have to be vetted through the approved preservative application or normally identified as safe (GRAS) for their intended usage in the intended species. If an animal food has a component that is not the subject of an authorized food additive petition or GRAS for its…

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