While there are myriad ways to medicate with cannabis for a range of illnesses, it seems to be particularly effective for those dealing with cancer.
Medical marijuana is standard procedure for chemo patients in many areas now.
One of the company’s GMP-produced products is showing promise reducing nausea and vomiting for cancer patients undergoing chemotherapy in a clinical trial.
Well-known organizations like the American Cancer Society have already had frank discussions about the benefits of CBD and cannabis during cancer treatment.
The debate for oral synthetic THC vs. smoked marijuana has been the topic of discussion for years. Essentially, trying to swallow a pill when you already feel sick runs the risk of regurgitation.
According to the American Cancer Society, amongst the combination of all stages of pancreatic cancer, the survival rate for one-year is 20 percent, and the survival rate for five years is under seven percent.
When considering any drug to manage side effects of chemotherapy, we have to realize that we do not have a single medication that will manage all side effects.
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