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Does Marijuana have anti-inflammatory properties?

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Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi

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Posted on Fri, 31 Mar 2017 in General Health
Question: Can marijuana help you inflamation?
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Answered by Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi 2 minutes later
Hello thanks for asking

No it doesn't help.

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What dies?
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Answered by Dr. Seikhoo Bishnoi 46 minutes later
Brief Answer:
THC and CBD have anti-inflammatory activities.

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Hello again

Marijuana has two components THC (tetrahydrocannabidiol) and CBD (Cannabidiol). Both these substances possess anti-inflammatory and healing properties. So we can say medical marijuana or cannabis has anti-inflammatory properties. So medical marijuana helps in inflammation. But street marijuana has less content of these substances.

If you want to know more you are welcome.

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