Studies confirm that CBD delivers therapeutic properties for numerous disorders. It also serves as a potential medicine for the treatment of various conditions including;
- Ooxidative injury
- Vomiting and nausea
- Anxiety and insanity
CBD has very little effects on CB1 and CB2 receptors. These are cannabinoid receptors part of the endocannabinoid system which involves a variety of physiological processes including pain sensation, mood, appetite and memory). This explains why CBD does not alter the mind or create a “high” sensation the way THC does. Its non-psychoactive property and numerous health benefits appeals to the medical community. The following are some of the health benefits of CBD:
Relief of Pain and Inflammation
This is just one among many proven health benefits that tops the list. CBD has been proven to useful in pain modulation by inhibiting neuron transmission. According to the Journal of Experimental Medicine, CBD significantly suppresses chronic inflammation and neuropathic pain in rodents with no analgesic tolerance.
Research shows that CBD produces antipsychotic effects. It carries a pharmacological profile that resembles a typical anti-psychotic drugs. Studies show that CBD prevents human experimental psychosis and has been proven to lower levels of psychotic symptoms in patients who suffered insanity disorders.
Studies have also shows that CBD has been proven to reduce anxiety in patients suffering from a number of disorders. These include social;
- Anxiety disorder
- Panic disorder
- Obsessive-compulsive disorder
- Post-traumatic stress
Research shows that CBD carries the same properties as Anxiolytics (anti-anxiety drugs) and can produce a calm state of mind.