For quite some time, there has been a lot of interest in the marijuana plant, also known as cannabis, in the medical world. There are some countries and states where the medical marijuana has already been availed for the treatment of certain medical conditions. This plant and its properties has actually been well established to be a very effective pain reliever. In as much as this plant cannabis has long been associated with the relief of tumor pains and the lack of appetite, it has as well been proved to be very effective for the relief of chronic back pains and fibromyalgia symptoms and a whole lot of other chronic pains that we may be suffering from. Look below and see some of the ways that the cannabis plant, in its properties, actually get to work to relieve you of the pains that may be occasioning you from time to time.
Just like the opioid receptor system in the bodies do allow the endorphins to have their effects of pleasure and pain relieving effects on the body, the body as well have the cannabinoid receptor system. The cannabinoids actually are available of three major types-the endocannabinoids which are produced by the body systems, the phytocannabinoids which are of the marijuana plants and finally the synthetic cannabinoids which are made from the laboratories. These cannabis plants actually have a number of the cannabinoids with all of them coming with their very own unique characteristics and qualities. As many as these cannabinoids are in the plant marijuana, we will dedicate and have a focus of a kind on the three major cannabinoids in the plant that are mainly effective and relevant to our post and these are the tetrahydrocannabinol, which is as well known as THC, beta-caryophyllene, and the cannabidiol, which is as well known as CBD. The THC, tetrahydrocannabinol, component in the cannabinoids composition in the marijuana plant is known for being the major psychoactive element in the plant and is as well a soft pain reliever. For the reduction of effects such as tremors, irritations, nausea and anxiety, the CBD components of the cannabinoids has proved to be quite effective. For the strongest of the anti-inflammatory cannabinoids in the cannabis plants, the beta-caryophyllene which is found in its highest concentrations in the cannabis oils.
Looking at fibromyalgia conditions, research has shown that this is a condition that will have their brains process pain abnormally or the case may be that there is an excessive sending of pain signals to the brain of the sufferers. If you raise the amount of cannabinoids available to the body, you will have an easy way to thwart the pain of fibromyalgia.