Cannabis & medicine

The cannabis plant produces more than 113 active compounds that provide its unique medical and recreational properties. These include cannabidiols (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Of these, only THC is psychoactive.

Cannabinoids have proved to be of real benefit in treating a wide range of conditions. They include:

In addition, early stage cures for cancer employing cannabis derivatives are currently undergoing trials.