If upcoming study results are positive, people with multiple sclerosis may have a Marijuana Gum Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis available by 2017. The gum is made by AXIM Biotechnology, Inc. and is called MedChew Rx.The Marijuana Gum Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis has been tested for pain and spasticity in multiple sclerosis, and the company expects the Food and Drug Administration and the European Medicines Agency to approve the product for this use. MedChew Rx contains 5 mg of cannabidiol (CBD) and 5 mg of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and will be available by prescription.Cannabidiol is one of more than 100 cannabinoid chemicals found in marijuana plants. It does not make people high and has been shown to possess multiple health benefits, including an ability to treat seizures and other neurological conditions. THC, another type of cannabinoid, has psychoactive properties as well as medicinal abilities.
How Marijuana Gum Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis works
According to Dr. George E. Anastassoy, MD, DDS, MBA, chief executive officer of AXIM Biotechnology, the Marijuana Gum Treatment For Multiple Sclerosis is unique because of its “precise, controlled release mechanism to the oral mucosal capillary circulation,” which means it bypasses the liver.