What are Topicals?

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  What are Topicals? Topicals, or transdermal medical marijuana creams, ointments, and balms can bring significant relief to many patients. Transdermal medicines allow the cannabinoids to be absorbed through the skin, as opposed to through the lungs or digestive tract. As happens with edible marijuana as well, the cannabinoids from the plant bind with a [...]

What is Marijuana Tea?

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  What is Marijuana Tea? Marijuana tea is a medicated beverage made by steeping marijuana plant matter in a liquid. Like consuming medicated edibles, marijuana tea moves through the digestive system, and its effects can be felt more rapidly if taken on an empty stomach. Ingestion Methods & Advice Making effective medicated tea requires some [...]

What are Suppositories?

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What are Suppositories? >Suppositories are capsules for the rectal administration of drugs, in order to enable the desired therapeutic effects. The are many advantages this method offers for medical marijuana administration: Medicine may still be administered even if the oral route is impaired or disallowed due to the oral intake restrictions that are frequently required [...]

What is Sativex?

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What is Sativex? Sativex is an oromucosal spray approved for patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Sativex’s first intended use has been to help alleviate moderate to severe muscle spasticity. Cannabinoids in Sativex come from whole-plant sources, instead of synthetic sources like other marijuana-based pharmaceuticals. Sativex is similar, in many ways, to a marijuana tincture or [...]

What is Marinol (Dronabinol)?

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What is Marinol (Dronabinol)? Marinol is the name under which dronabinol is marketed as a pharmaceutical drug. It comes in orally administered capsule form in doses of 2.5mg, 5mg and 10mg. It is a synthesised version of one of the primary cannabinoids found in cannabis, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). This is achieved through a complex process conducted in [...]