The spectrum of items that may be made from marijuana for medical purposes is continually broadening, and the fact that the plant is now legal in many places has paved the way for some inventive new approaches.
Even though there is some resistance to the idea, a growing number of people are open to the concept of using cannabis as a treatment for chronic and painful ailments because the data cannot be disputed.
Cannabis is known to be effective at treating pain, can lessen seizures in severe epilepsy disorders, and is better at managing pain from chronic diseases than the majority of the main “conventional” treatments. Cannabis is also known to have other health benefits.
Those that believe cannabis to be a therapeutically useful substance have been given the opportunity as a result to be a little bit more creative in the items they have introduced to the market.
The new chewing gum that is all the rage right now is called MedChewRx. It is formulated with cannabis, and the treatment of persistent pain, more especially fibromyalgia, is its intended use.
It contains 5 milligrammes of both cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), which are the psychoactive components of marijuana. The manufacturers claim that the CBD will naturally counteract the effects of most of the THC’s psychoactivity.
As opposed to smoking the plant, the gum may be digested directly in the mouth, which allows it to bypass the liver and produce a soothing effect more quickly.
Chewing provides numerous additional benefits for people who suffer from pain, some of which include, but are not limited to the following:
Effects on the brain that are both neuroprotective and neurostimulatory
Encouragement of activity within the cardiovascular system
Recovery from the cognitive deterioration associated with ageing
Chewing marijuana gum, on the other hand, is more socially acceptable than smoking it, and it enables people with fibromyalgia to get rapid pain relief practically anyplace without worrying that those around them would judge them negatively.
CBD, which is extracted from the cannabis plant, is the active component that is of primary importance. CBD is a non-psychoactive component, which means that it efficiently reduces pain without getting you “high,” which is the common misconception that people have about medical marijuana.
CBD works by inhibiting pain receptors in the body, preventing pain messages from reaching the brain. It is particularly effective at blocking pain receptors and preventing pain messages from reaching the brain.
A firm known as Axim Biotechnologies is responsible for the development of marijuana chewing gum. Although the company is still in the testing phase at the moment, they anticipate that the product will be available for purchase in the year 2018.
The CBD in the gum reacts with the saliva in the mouth, which speeds up the process by which it enters the bloodstream. This is one of the advantages of utilising chewing gum as the carrier for CBD to enter the body. It is able to provide faster acting relief because it is able to circumvent the internal organs and does not require any of them to process it.
It is hoped that the marijuana gum will be especially helpful for people who suffer from fibromyalgia. These individuals frequently require quick relief when the pain from their illness begins, and it is anticipated that this method of relief will be significantly faster than the alternatives that have been available in the past.