What are the benefits of CBD salves and lotions?

Cannabidiol CBD Salve
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CBD Salve is available from Mesa Lavender Farms

Salves and Lotions containing CBD are effective in managing pain.

Cannabis has been used for centuries in human medicine for both recreational and medicinal purposes. In human medicine, cannabis-based extracts have been used for the treatment of spasticity, central pain, lower urinary tract symptoms in multiple sclerosis, sleep disturbances, peripheral neuropathic pain, brachial plexus avulsion symptoms, nausea and vomiting associated with cancer chemotherapy, loss of appetite, rheumatoid arthritis, intractable cancer pain, spinal cord injuries, Tourette’s syndrome, psychoses, epilepsy, glaucoma, Parkinson’s disease, and dystonia (14). https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6038832/

The following additional reports are of CBD and how it manages pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis, osteoarthritis, and other ailments. CBD provides long-lasting relief to topical irritations, sore muscles, and joints when small amounts are massaged into areas of soreness 3-5 times a day.

Mesa Lavender Farms CBD Salves provide you 50 mg of CBD in each 1-ounce tub. The coconut oil base of our beeswax salves helps carry CBD into the system through the skin while the antioxidant Vitamin E helps protect and repair your skin from environmental stresses.

Mesa Lavender Farms CBD Lotions provide you 200 mg in our 8 ounce CBD lotions and 100 mg in each 4 ounces CBD lotion.

The following research reports are from the National Institute of Health website.

  1. “CBM produced statistically significant improvements in pain on movement, pain at rest, quality of sleep, DAS28 and the SF-MPQ pain …” Rheumatology (Oxford). 2006 Jan;45(1):50-2. Epub 2005 Nov 9. Preliminary assessment of the efficacy, tolerability, and safety of a cannabis-based medicine (Sativex) in the treatment of pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis. Blake DR, Robson P, Ho M, Jubb RW, McCabe CS.
  2. “…these data show that CBD, through its combined immunosuppressive and anti-inflammatory actions, has a potent anti-arthritic effect in the CIA.” Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2000 Aug 15;97(17):9561-6. The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is an oral anti-arthritic therapeutic in murine collagen-induced arthritis. Malfait AM1, Gallily R, Sumariwalla PF, Malik AS, Andreakos E, Mechoulam R, Feldmann M.
  3. ‘This review summarizes the promising results that have been recently obtained in support of the therapeutic value of cannabinoids for osteoarthritis management.” Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb;39(3):485-500. doi: 10.1111/ejn.12468. Involvement of the endocannabinoid system in osteoarthritis pain. La Porta C1, Bura SA, Negrete R, Maldonado R.
  4. “This study clearly shows that atypical cannabinoid receptors are involved in joint nociception and these novel targets may be advantageous for the treatment of inflammatory pain.” Neurosci Lett. 2011 Aug 1;500(1):72-6. doi: 10.1016/j.neulet.2011.06.004. Epub 2011 Jun 13. The abnormal cannabidiol analog O-1602 reduces nociception in a rat model of acute arthritis via the putative cannabinoid receptor GPR55. Schuelert N1, McDougall JJ.
  5. “Of the three patients with refractory seizures and a history of a primary brain tumor, two had an improvement in seizure frequency and all three had an improvement in seizure severity. These pilot results suggest that CBD should be further studied for the treatment of brain tumor-related epilepsy.” 2017 Oct 24:1-5. doi: 10.1080/13554794.2017.1391294.

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