There is strong evidence that the cannabinoids naturally produced in the body play a role in suppressing nausea in normal circumstances, and intake of cannabinoids from medical marijuana during episodes of nausea can also effectively relieve symptoms
It is the cannabinoids, compounds unique to marijuana, present in medical marijuana that treat the symptoms of glaucoma. It is therefore important to use medical marijuana in a way that maximizes the delivery of cannabinoids to the body.
One reason cannabis is effective is because it has 61 unique cannabinoids, each of which falls into one of eleven different groups that have different effects when used to treat conditions.
Medical marijuana can help relieve the symptoms of pain caused by shingles as well as potentially reduce inflammation and protect nerve cells no matter how patients choose to take their medication.