Updated: Nov 9, 2021
New Study Adds Evidence For Cannabis As Covid-19 Treatment
As we continue to see outbreaks of the novel coronavirus surging, many are waiting and hoping for treatments to be developed that might treat the potentially deadly disease. Cannabis is on the list of potential treatments.
Now research studies are looking into whether medical cannabis might offer benefits for those suffering from severe forms of this infection. Interestingly, there have been several different ways researchers have suggested medicinal cannabis and oils might help, including its ability to reduce ACE2 expression and pro-inflammatory cytokine production to fight lung inflammation, and it’s potential as an antiviral.
New evidence is adding support to the theory that medical marijuana and oils may help those suffering from the severe lung inflammation that occurs in more serious cases of COVID-19