Medical Cannabis Treatment in Bangkok
What is Cannabis Oil – how can it help me?
Cannabis oils are extracts from cannabis plants. Unprocessed, they contain the same 100 or so active ingredients as the plants, but the balance of compounds depends on the specific plants the oil comes from. The two main active substances in cannabis plants are cannabidiol, or CBD, and delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC
How is this different from marijuana?
Other forms of cannabis or marijuana are solid and are usually sold either as resin or dried plant material. In commercially-produced medical cannabis oils, the concentrations of CBD and THC tend to be well-controlled, which makes it easy to calculate the correct dosage.
How does cannabis oil work?
The history of medicinal cannabis goes back to ancient times. With references in Chinese and Egyptian medicine. Ancient physicians in many parts of the world mixed cannabis into medicines to treat pain and other ailments.
Scientists have discovered that certain components of marijuana, including CBD, are responsible for its pain-relieving effects.
The human body contains a specialized system called the endocannabinoid system (ECS) which is involved in regulating a variety of functions including sleep, appetite, pain and immune system response.
The body produces endocannabinoids, which are neurotransmitters that bind to cannabinoid receptors in your nervous system.
Studies have shown that CBD may help reduce chronic pain by impacting endocannabinoid receptor activity, reducing inflammation and interacting with neurotransmitters.
For example, one study in rats found that CBD injections reduced pain response to surgical incision, while another rat study found that oral CBD treatment significantly reduced sciatic nerve pain and inflammation
Several human studies have found that a combination of CBD and THC is effective in treating pain related to multiple sclerosis and arthritis.
What can cannabis oil treat?
Cannabis oil can treat a range of conditions including:
✅ Reduced Inflammation & Pain Relief (including Migraine)
✅ Can Alleviate Cancer-Related Symptoms
✅ Substance abuse treatment
✅ Reduces Anxiety, stress and PTSD
✅ Anti-depressant Effects
✅ Reduction of Acne
✅ Protection Against Neurodegenerative Diseases
✅ Lowers Likelihood of Diabetes
✅ Improved Quality & Duration of Sleep
Cannabis oil is being found to have other health benefits
Cannabis oil can also treat conditions, such as :
🔶 Colitis and IBS
🔶 Chronic Back pain
🔶 Reduction in Arterial plaque
🔶 Parkinsons disease
What is the difference between CBD and THC?
Cannabidiol (CBD) and Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) are the two natural compounds found in plants of the Cannabis genus. THC is the main psychoactive compound in cannabis that produces the ‘high’ sensation.
Both compounds interact with your body’s endocannabinoid system, but they have different effects.
The interaction affects the release of neurotransmitters in your brain. Neurotransmitters are chemicals responsible for relaying messages between cells and have roles in pain, immune function, stress, and sleep, to name a few.
CBD can be used to treat:
🔶 Inflammatory Bowel Disease
THC can be used to treat:
🔶 Psychosis and Mental Disorders
🔶 Muscle Spasticity
🔶 Low Appetite
What about the quality of Cannabis oil?
In association with The Government Pharmaceutical Organization (องค์การเภสัชกรรม), HE Clinic prescribes concentrated cannabis oils to patients, Thai or foreign. GPO Cannabis Oil is formulated according to the highest international standards and is approved by the Thai FDA, for distribution by licensed medical marijuana centres ONLY, that includes the HE Clinic, Bangkok.
Thailand’s Food and Drug Administration (Thai FDA) regulates GPO Cannabis Oil by analyzing CBD content, THC content, the absence of pesticides, heavy metals, escherichia coli (E. coli), salmonella spp., and staphylococcus aureus (staph). Certificates of Analysis are issued with all bottles of GPO Cannabis Oil prescribed by HE Clinic. Certificates of Analysis include lot numbers, manufacturing dates, expiration dates, batch size, and analysis dates that match each bottle of GPO Cannabis Oil.
Thailand is currently producing some of the purest and most concentrated cannabis oil in the world.
Read our blog post with questions and answers about taking cannabis in Thailand
The procedure for treatment at HE Clinic
✅ Currently we offer online consultations for new patient due to Covid safety restrictions click here
✅ The doctor will want to see whatever medical history you have please complete the form here
✅ We require certain documentation such as copy passport or copy ID card
✅ Medical Certificates and online medical certificate are provided.
We also provide an online medical certificate for further verification
– Please note we now charge a 300 THB service free for full digital certificates –
Initial consultation, medical certificate and 5 ml starter treatment
Introductory offer just 1,900 THB!
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