Cannabinoids and Cannabis for chronic pain by Dr. Andrea Furlan MD PhD

Cannabinoids and Cannabis for chronic pain by Dr. Andrea Furlan MD PhD

January 4, 2022 0 By bestcbdadmin

Cannabinoids are substances derived from cannabis, examples are THC and CBD. In this video Dr. Furlan explains what they do in our body.
00:41 What are cannabinoids?
01:14 Receptors CB1 and CB2
01:35 Endogenous cannabinoids, anandamide
01:47 Synthetic cannabinoids
01:54 Dronabinol
02:07 Nabilone, severe neuropathic pain
02:44 Cannabinoids from cannabis plant: tetrachydrocannbinol and cannabidiol
03:10 THC and CBD
03:25 Hemp plants
03:35 Effects of THC in our body: euphoria and relaxation
03:40 Effects of CBD
04:00 Medical marijuana: spasticity, multiple sclerosis, neuropathic pain, seizures, nausea and vomiting.
04:31 Use of cannabinoids for chronic pain
04:58 Post-herpetic neuralgia, herpes zoster, diabetic neuropathy, spinal cord injury, stroke
05:24 CBD for neuropathic pain, stop taking opioids
05:56 Cananbis vs opioids
06:30 Sleep, anxiety
06:45 Smoked, ingested, vaporized or edibles
07:20 Risks of Cannabis and cannabinoids
09:06 Pregnancy
09:26 Toolbox for self-management

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ALERT: This video is not intended to replace medical
advice. If you think you have a condition that is
causing you pain, please consult with your doctor
to get a diagnosis and a treatment plan for you.
The intent of this video is only for educational