Fibromyalgia have affected almost 5 to 12 million Americans by an estimate and they are using a mixture of medications and prescription drugs to overcome it. On the other hand, many fibromyalgia patients are using medical marijuana to help ease the symptoms associated with the condition.
The arthritis of Canada funds research of medical marijuana for fibromyalgia pain
For centuries, in traditional medicine marijuana have been used. Medical marijuana is legal in some states for registered patients and its health benefits and pain easing properties.
A report on suntimes.com has proved that cannabinoids present in medical marijuana helps to;
- Comfort the pain
- Increase appetite
- Relieve feeling of nausea
In 2011, clinical trial in Barcelona, Spain, found that medical marijuana was useful in the treatment of many fibromyalgia patients including their many symptoms like stiff joints and pain. Some other studies also tell the advantages of cannabis for fibromyalgia patients.