Persuasive Speech On Marijuana As A Pain Reliever

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There are many people on the fence about marijuana and the benefits it has as a pain reliever. I would like to address this as an advocate for marijuana. I advocate marijuana over most of what is prescribed by a doctor for many reasons, however, I do believe that there is a need for some schedule II drugs such as hydromorphone (Dilaudid), methadone (Dolophine), meperidine (Demerol), oxycodone (OxyContin, Percocet), fentanyl (Sublimaze, Duragesic) and a couple other as well. If you are in an accident or get hurt badly – you will most likely receive one or more of these at the hospital and they will likely help you, but these are short term drugs that have a very high addiction and mortality rate if abused or used incorrectly. I personally know a number of people who died because of “legal drugs” and I’m guessing you do too. I want to make it clear that I think these are necessary for certain types of pain, but only short term. That’s that. Using marijuana as a pain reliever is a great option for…show more content…
Read this article from that shows the best strains to use per condition. Some of the people reading this will like what’s here and other’s will think its BS. Wherever you stand on this subject is up to you, but if you are going to be using marijuana as a pain reliever – do your own independent research, as I am no doctor. Last thing: Some people think that using marijuana for pain means that the individual using the marijuana is either a pothead, or stoner, or smokes constantly. This is just not the case. Most people that are using marijuana as a pain reliever do just that. They use what they need and they’re done until the next time they are in
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