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How Does Vijaya ( Hemp ) Work In The Body ?

How Does Vijaya ( Hemp ) Work In The Body ?

As mentioned in our previous blog, the Vijaya plant leaf contains hundreds of compounds. Two of them, cannabidiol (CBD) and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) bind to the receptors CB2-R and CB1-R. Both have medical benefits, but only THC is known to produce euphoric effects.

Full spectrum Vijaya leaf extract contains minor cannabinoids as well that interact with the endocannabinoid system, but their effects are weaker and they are found in lower concentrations.

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Medicines can target the ECS therapeutically in 2 ways:

  1. The active drug compound in the medicine can bind to the CB1-R and CB2-R and stimulate their activity like CBD. Such compounds are known as cannabinoid receptor agonists.
  2. Cannabinoid receptor antagonists are used to suppress cannabinoid receptor activity. For example, rimonabant


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