Cannabis use was the cause of spontaneous unwanted orgasms in forty years a resident of the Netherlands. To such conclusion experts from this country and from the United States. According to scientists identified the phenomenon can be explained only by the fact that it is a side effect of marijuana.
The authors of the new study asked the patient, who complained that from time to time (mostly at night), she experiences uncontrolled orgasms are not accompanied by any excitation or stimulation of the genitals. Initially, the experts suggested that such feelings may be symptoms of a relatively recently identified by scientists of the disease called “restless genital syndrome”, or ReGS (Restless Genital Syndrome).
However, subsequent analysis showed that spontaneous orgasms, in all probability, was some other cause, reports lenta.ru. The patient had no other symptoms characteristic of ReGS, including the feeling of fullness of the bladder or severe weakness in the legs. Besides, the orgasm she covered the whole body, not localized in the genitals, as it happens with restless genitals.
In the course of further study, the researchers suspected that the unusual feelings women could be somehow linked to her addiction to marijuana. Reportedly, there came these sensations occurred shortly after cannabis use, involving intercourse with a partner, or after a woman had used marijuana mixed with tobacco.
Finally, using functional MRI experts have identified how marijuana use could explain the observed in women symptoms. As it turned out and cannabis, and erotic stimuli affect the area of the brain called the nucleus accumbens.