Pet owners are already using marijuana medicinally to help their suffering cats and dogs, according to a 2013 article in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association.
Topical cannabis salves are considered by many to be universally healing with multiple effects. They combine the effects of an antibiotic ointment with the effects of a nourishing salve, efficiently relieving arthritis and rheumatism pains. It has also been shown to be extremely efficient for the treatment of burns, certain types of eczemas, psoriasis and fungus.
WOUNDS/ INJURY & Cannabis studies completed
2007 - News ~ New frontier for medical cannabis - topical pot.
2010 - Study ~ Epidermal growth factor receptor transactivation by the cannabinoid receptor (CB1) and transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 (TRPV1) induces differential responses in corneal epithelial cells.
2010 - Study ~ Involvement of the endocannabinoid system in periodontal healing.
2010 - News ~ Study: Smoking pot may ease chronic pain.