Marijuana can be an effective treatment when it comes to pain. But, not everyone likes smoking or vaping this fabulous plant. Thankfully, there is a variety of cannabis products that come in forms that do not require smoking or vaping.
Today, you can find cannabis in the form of oil, tinctures, candy, chocolate bars, butter, and other forms, that offer you the possibility of ingesting it. You can even find marijuana for topical use in the forms of creams and lotions.
The following weed products might be ones you have not yet heard of, but they might ideal if you wish to enjoy the health benefits of cannabis without risking any irritation or damage to your lungs.
According to a recent study, consuming marijuana-infused tea may effectively alleviate chronic pain. There are a couple of brands on the market that are selling hemp tea, but this product is one that you can make at home.
Cannabis-infused tea isn’t necessarily fast-acting, meaning it may take a while until you will notice the effects, but it offers long-lasting administration.
If you wish to make this tea yourself, you can use cannabis stems. Bake them in the oven for about 45 minutes at 225 Fahrenheit (or 107 Celsius). Once the time is up, let the stems cool down, after which you can grind them up. Using a tea diffuser (if you do not own one, simply place them in a pot of boiling water), let the ground stems steep in boiled water for about 10-15 minutes. From here, you can pour it out into your cup using a cheesecloth, or something similar.
There are many positive reviews about the Epsom Salt Bath Soak created by Whoopi & Maya. Yes, yes, we are talking about actual bath salts. This product is designed in a way that helps combine the warm water with marijuana’s pain relief properties, which makes this product quite potent according to their customers.
There are a few of these products on the market, so let’s talk about a few of them.
- CanChew Gum is a CBD-rich cannabis product that takes out the “getting high” effect from the equation and offers health benefits such as alleviating pain.
- MedChewRx is undergoing trials right now in the hopes that it can be used as an effective alternative by those suffering from multiple sclerosis and chronic pain.
- PlusGum has under five calories and this is not even its greatest quality. It offers the taste of spearmint and its effects are known to kick in within 15 minutes and they usually last for a couple of hours. One piece of gum contains 25 mg of THC (150 mg per package).
4Cannabis And Coffee: A Beautiful Partnership
If you are a coffee lover and a cannabis fanatic, you will love this combo! Now you can start your day off with two of your favorite ingredients, all in one cup of extra special and extra effective.
Cannabis-infused coffee pods are fairly recent products on the market, and they should be compatible with any version of a Keurig coffee maker. These pods offer you options for a variety of strains and different strength levels. Plus, you can choose either caffeinated or decaffeinated, or both!
And guess what? They also have cocoa and tea pods, with a variety of different flavors.
5Cannabis As A Topical Lotion
Cannabis-infused creams and lotions are a real thing. They have proven to be effective in relieving muscle pain, and some brands even offer different scented options, such as cedarwood or lavender.
These creams are usually vegan. They are great for both muscle aches and dry skin, as it contains conditioning ingredients as well.
When it comes to cannabis-infused gummy bears, there are so many options to choose from. You can experiment with different flavors, and dosages. You can find gummy bears that contain both CBD and THC or just one of the two.
And this list could go on with chocolate bars, cannabutter, and other cannabis-infused products that can offer you the same soothing effects for your pain. Over time, you can try out all these different products, and see which works best for you. One product that might be highly effective for someone, may not be as effective for you. In this case, don’t feel discouraged, you’ll find the one that will best suit your needs.