The Pros And Cons Of Using Cannabis For Ptsd

The Pros And Cons Of Using Cannabis For Ptsd

For many, marijuana has become the self-medication drug of choice when it comes to addressing a multitude of PTSD symptoms. But are there ways in which cannabis may be doing more harm than good? This article will take a look into both the benefits and risks involved...
Benzodiazepine

Benzodiazepine

Benzodiazepine is a group of medicinal substances which have sedative, hypnotic (sleep-inducing), anxiolytic (anti-anxiety), anticonvulsant, muscle relaxant and amnesic action. Benzodiazepine’s cross the blood-brain barrier and primarily act on the central...
Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI’s)

Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI’s)

A Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor, or SSRI, is a medicinal compound, classed as an antidepressant, and used to treat depression. This group of antidepressants are also used to treat anxiety disorders, some personality disorders and insomnia. When used in...
Placebo Effect

Placebo Effect

The placebo effect has been around for hundreds of years, however; this page is about concentrating its purpose and use for psychological terms. Unfortunately, to cover the psychological aspects, we must also explore other relations that placebo is used to form an...