CBD for Fibromyalgia
Can CBD’s be used for fibromyalgia pain?
Fibromyalgia is a long-term or chronic disorder. It's associated with widespread pain in the muscles and bones, areas of tenderness, and general fatigue. ... Because its symptoms are subjective and there isn't a clear known cause, fibromyalgia is often misdiagnosed as another disease.
CBDs have been used to treat chronic pain symptoms and are know to help reduce inflammation. It’s considered to be an alternative to taking addictive opioid prescriptions.
In 2009, a study found that CBD can be used for treating and relieving neuropathic pain, and in two other studies, CBD was used to treat inflammatory and neuropathic pain from nerve injury. Researchers have found CBD to be an effective alternative treatment for crinic pain disorder suck as fibromyalgia because it significantly reduced pain symptoms and inflammation.
It’s important to note that CBD isn’t yet approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as a regulated treatment option.