You may think that a midwestern, 40+ mom of four kids with bipolar I disorder and ADHD doesn’t know too much about a superb cannabis strain to treat that anxiety, but you would be wrong. I know much more than I need to about cannabis, but that’s because it’s been such a great help with both my mania and depression throughout my life. It’s also A LOT of fun to figure out what will help you with your next “bump” in the road.
It is no longer a secret that cannabis contains lots of benefits to the human body and the more the number of studies conducted on this substance, the more the revelations as to how much of nutritional and medical benefits it offers to humans. In a bid to improve consumption of cannabis for nutritional or therapeutic benefits, the substance is now offered in the form of edibles.
This allows it to be readily absorbed within the blood stream and enhances the speed with which it reaches the target cells, muscles, tissue and other area where its effects would manifest. The following are some of the most common cannabis edibles used to treat pain.
This edible, as expected is a favorite of chocolate lovers. It is packed with Tetrahydrocannabinol, the compound known for alleviating the symptoms such as nausea and vomiting as presented during cancer treatments, especially among patients that do not respond so well to these treatments.
Hashman-Infused Chocolate is packed with 200 mg of Tetrahydrocannabinol, along with some pre-scored doses of up to 20 mg. You can get this edible in both indica and sativa varieties and they are also flavoured such that you won’t even realize you are taking cannabis.
Fruit-Slabs Mango-Maui Wowie Fruit-Leather
This is yet another great cannabis edible used for chronic pain relief. It is packed with 50 mg of Tetrahydrocannabinol. The edible is made from all organic ingredients and is a great option for vegans due to its high greens content. Those with gluten intolerance will also find it quite useful as it is also gluten-free.
The pack comes with 2 servings each containing 50 mg and experts advise that it be divided into 5 equal doses before taking it for pain relief.
Auntie-Dolores CBD Chocolate-Brownie
When you are under a certain medication, the worst thing that can happen to you is developing an even more serious medical condition. Imagine taking a cannabis edible for pain relief, only to alleviate the pain but come out worse in terms of blood sugar level due to the high sugar content in the edible?
Well, with the Auntie-Dolores CBD Chocolate-Brownie, these fears are well-taken care of. The edible features coconut sugar, one of the safest known forms of sugar. Therefore, it can be considered a great option for patients looking for a low-glycemic cannabis edible for pain relief. The edible is also packed with 50 mg of CBD for maximum pain relieving effects.
Yummi Karma-Infused Popcorn
Last but not least, we have the Yummi Karma-Infused Popcorn for the lovers of popcorns out there. Yummi Karma-Infused Popcorn comes in 75mg with the entire package divided into three pieces, each of 25mg.
In addition to the great pain-relieving effects of this edible, the savory parmesan herb that’s used to manufacture it adds to its delectable taste. Here is another cannabis edible that will seamlessly assist you with pain relief as you will be blinded by its great taste not to realize how much it helps banish your pain.
There are plenty other options of cannabis you can choose for pain relief. As a general rule, always remember not to be carried away by the taste as to overdose because like any other pain relief substance, it works best when you consume it within the recommended dosage.