Crohn's Disease and Cannabis
Marijuana as therapy for Chron's Disease
Crohn’s Disease is an inflammation of the small and/or large intestine, with accompanying pain, cramping, tenderness, gas, fever, nausea, and diarrhea.
Beneficial effects are noted in Crohn’s patients who use Cannabis as a therapy. It is reported by patients that Cannabis relieves the following symptoms: poor appetite, pain, nausea, vomiting, fatigue, activity, and depression. Many patients also report they are also able to reduce the amount of immunosuppressive medications of conventional treatment when using Cannabis as part of their treatment for Crohn’s.