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Chemical found in cannabis sativa plant can decrease Covid-19 inflammation: Study – BusinessLine

Cannabidiol (CBD), a chemical in marijuana plant, can help reduce the effect of cytokine storms seen in critically-ill Covid-19 patients

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Researchers at the Dental College of Georgia and Medical College of Georgia (MCG) have found a way to utilise Cannabidiol (CBD), a chemical in the marijuana plant.
According to researchers, CBD can be used to reduce the effect of cytokine storms, triggered by overly-activated immune responses. These storms are especially seen in critically-ill Covid-19 patients. Their study was published in the Journal of Cellular and Molecular Medicine.
According to the researchers, CBD can cause an increase …

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