Marijuana is known for its analgesic properties and is used to alleviate pain, including chronic pain caused by conditions such as arthritis, fibromyalgia, and multiple sclerosis.
Marijuana is often used to alleviate nausea and vomiting, particularly in patients undergoing chemotherapy.
Marijuana may stimulate appetite and is used to treat conditions such as anorexia and cachexia.
Marijuana may have a calming effect on the mind and help reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression.
Some studies suggest that marijuana may have neuroprotective properties and may be beneficial for conditions such as epilepsy, Alzheimer's disease, and Parkinson's disease.