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Gout is a type of Arthritis that causes inflammation in one joint. The recurrent attacks usually turn the joint red, tender, hot, and swollen.
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One of the earliest recorded uses for Cannabis was for inflammation. Gout causes inflammation in the joints so it should theoretically heal Gout.
Sativex is a cannabis based drug developed by GW Pharmaceuticals in 2005. Its original purpose was to heal Multiple Sclerosis but started showing beneficial effects in rheumatoid arthritis. Sativex comes in a mouth spray made up of manly THC and CBD.
An experiment was done where rubbing the cannabis extract on the affected area caused less inflammation and pain.
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