This Cannabis Ailment Guide is to assist you in understanding Medical Marijuana. WARNING: Consult with your doctor before adding or changing ANY of your medications, to avoid any unintended consequences.
The Cannabis plant has dozens of active ingredients called cannabinoids.
Click here to read more about “cannabinoids”.
To use this Cannabis Ailment Guide: Click the “top of the row” to sort for that row (click again to reverse the list order. Alternatively, you can search using the search box below:
|Relieves pain (Analgesic)||X||X||X||X||X|
|Suppresses appetite/ Helps with weight loss (Anorectic)||X|
|Kills or slows bacteria growth (Anti-bacterial)||X||X||X|
|Reduces blood sugar levels (Anti-diabetic)||X|
|Reduces vomiting & nausea (Anti-emetic)||X||X|
|Reduces seizures & convulsion (Anti-epileptic)||X||X|
|Treats fungal infections (Anti-fungal)||X|
|Reduces inflammation (Anti-inflammatory)||X||X||X||X||X||X||X|
|Aids sleep (Anti-insomnia)||X|
|Reduces risk of artery blockage (Anti-ischemic)||X|
|Inhibits cell growth in tumors/ cancer cells (Anti-proliferative)||X||X||X||X||X|
|Treats psoriasis (Anti-psoriatic)||X|
|Tranquilizing/ used to manage psychosis (Anti-psychotic)||X|
|Suppresses muscle spasms (Anti-spasmodic)||X||X||X||X|
|Relieves anxiety (Anxiolytic)||X|
|Stimulates appetite (Appetite Stimulant)||X|
|Promotes bone growth (Bone Stimulant)||X||X||X||X|
|Modulates functions in the immune system (Immunosuppressive)||X|
|Reduces contractions in the small intestines (Intestinal Anti-prokinetic)||X|
|Protects nervous system degeneration (Neuroprotective)||X|
NOTE: Info on this site has not been vetted by a physician.
Data from “Trends in Pharmacological Sciences”