How might cannabinoids be useful as medicine?

Cannabinoids as medicine research is progressive and continues. Currently, the main cannabinoids from HEMP that are of medical interest are CBD and CBG.

Clinical Trials

Scientists are conducting preclinical and clinical trials with extracts to treat symptoms of illness and other conditions, such as: diseases that affect the immune system, including:

HIV/AIDS

Multiple sclerosis (MS), which causes gradual loss of muscle control

Inflammation

Pain

Seizures

Substance use disorders

Mental disorders

References:

Marijuana and Cannabinoid Research at NIDA

NIH Research on Marijuana and Cannabinoids