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M.S Spasticity

Posted on April 12, 2014 by
Some forms of medical marijuana may help alleviate certain symptoms in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS), according to new guidelines published in the journal Neurology. Complementary or alternative medicine (CAM) therapies, such as medical marijuana, are popular among patients with MS, who oft...
Posted on April 12, 2014 by
New guidelines issued by the American Academy of Neurology say that medical marijuana pills may ease pain and spasticity in patients suffering MS, but found inadequate data on the safety or effectiveness of smoked marijuana. (Al Schaben/The Los Angeles Times / March 24, 2014) There is strong evide...
Posted on April 12, 2014 by
Overview The question of whether marijuana — produced from the flowering top of the hemp plant, Cannabis sativa — should be used for symptom management in multiple sclerosis (MS) is a complex one. It is generally agreed that better therapies are needed for distressing symptoms of MS — including pai...