Cannabis has yet to be approved by the FDA as medicinal treatment, but within the pro-legalization movement the drug has a reputation for being a successful muscle relaxer and pain manager, amongst other numerous benefits. It’s also believed to relieve one of the most common pains women experience: menstrual pain. Queen Victoria allegedly used it during her period to get rid of monthly aches.

While in most of the U.S., medical marijuana use is still illegal, there are many states that have legalized the ingestion of cannabis for pain relief from serious ailments, and the FDA has approved the use of some cannabis product in very specific, severe cases. Read more…

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6 cannabis products that claim to ease menstrual pain