It is generally believed the therapeutic properties of cannabis oil comes from CBD’s anti-inflammatory character. A number of studies suggest that a combination of lipostatic, antiproliferative, and anti-inflammatory effects of CBD serve as a therapeutic agent to address the issue of acne vulgaris.
How does cannabis oil interact with the body?
How cannabis oil is extracted in Thailand?
Since new countries are joining the list where medical cannabis is legal, the curious minds want to know what CBD is, how it is extracted, and how it interacts with the body. In Thailand where recent decriminalization of medical marijuana has sparked public interest in the properties of CBD oil. The answers to the above questions can help people understand better about cannabis oil allowing them to make informed consumption decisions.
The endocannabinoid system consists of three components namely receptors, enzymes, and endocannabinoids. It is important to note these ECS components are present in the body and their function does not depend upon the CBD. It means ECS components keep operating even when one does not consume CBD.
The scientific evidence shows that CBD reduces chronic pain by affecting endocannabinoid receptor interaction.
Talking at the opening of the clinic, Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul noted, “Today marks the beginning.”
Pointing to the underlying objectives, he told Thailand Medical News, “We are fighting for the better health of Thai people and fighting for better economy.”
Thailand becomes the first far-east nation to embrace the legalization of cannabis. Adopting a rather careful approach where the country is witnessing a gradual change to cannabis related laws.
These two clinics now joined the list of 25 already operating clinics on a part-time basis, reflecting the gradual progress towards marijuana liberalization.
With an intention to expand the network of marijuana clinics nationwide, the government has planned two more cannabis clinics in case results are promising.
Crowds of mostly elderly Thais waited to receive the 5-10 mg vials of oil for muscle aches, though some came bearing more serious ailments.
A cannabis plant mascot entertains patients at the opening of a medical marijuana clinic in Bangkok
The Thai government is eager to harvest the multi-billion-dollar potential of weed, investing in tech to extract, distill and market cannabis oils.
He added, "If we talk about cannabis extraction, I have a sense people view it as medication rather than it being a narcotic."
Currently, the largest supplier of medicinal cannabis is the health ministry's Government Pharmaceutical Organization. Kasetsart University's director of medical cannabis research, Natakorn Thasnas, said that the university has been legally contracted to supply 2,200kg of cannabis leaf to the Ministry of Public Health.
&l t;br /> Past medical research has shown that cannabis oil can help ease the pain of patients suffering from conditions such as multiple sclerosis and epilepsy, but the science is out on its impact on other serious diseases including different forms of cancers.