Cannabis as a Treatment for Overactive Bladder and Incontinence

In a large, randomized, placebo-controlled clinical trial that enrolled 630 MS patients who suffered urinary incontinence, THC alone or cannabis extract was assigned to the treatment group to treat urinary incontinence episodes. When compared to the placebo group, both the THC and cannabis extracts treated groups demonstrated clinically and statistically significant treatment benefits on incontinence episodes. Continue reading Cannabis as a Treatment for Overactive Bladder and Incontinence

THCV: The Sports Car of Cannabinoids

Extracting cannabinoids in preparation for liquid chromatography (LC) analysis. The cannabis plant makes most cannabinoids, like THC, CBD, and CBC, out of CBG-A. CBGV-A appears in the plant much more rarely, and forms similar cannabinoids, except they only have 3 carbon tails (c3), instead of the more common 5 carbon tail (c5). These 3 carbon tailed cannabinoids are referred to as ‘varins’, such that the … Continue reading THCV: The Sports Car of Cannabinoids

Herbal Medicine Medicine and Medical Marijuana

Herbal medicine is a complementary and alternative treatment option used by people with mesothelioma. Because traditional cancer treatments offer no cure for mesothelioma, patients turn to herbal medicine for relief of symptoms and alleviation of side effects caused by chemotherapy and other cancer therapies. Jump To Herbal Medicine Options for Cancer Marijuana and Mesothelioma States that have Legalized Medical Marijuana Before the development of the … Continue reading Herbal Medicine Medicine and Medical Marijuana