Category Archives: cbd treatments for epilepsy

Attorney: ‘I see all these emails saying once the Farm Bill passes, CBD is legal in all 50 states; that’s just not true’ – FoodNavigator-USA.com
11 Dec
11:23

Attorney: ‘I see all these emails saying once the Farm Bill passes, CBD is legal in all 50 states; that’s just not true’ – FoodNavigator-USA.com

The impending bill (click HERE to read the conference report‚Äč‚Äč)¬†‚Äčasserts a ‚Äėwhole plant‚Äô definition of hemp, defined as including all parts of the Cannabis sativa L‚Äč plant, including ‚Äúextracts‚Äč‚ÄĚ and ‚Äúcannabinoids‚Äč‚ÄĚ with a THC concentration of <0.3%. Provisions of the bill (p540‚Äč‚Äč) also amend the definition of ‘marihuana’ in Schedule […]

US FDA approves oral film formulation for treatment of rare seizure syndrome – In-PharmaTechnologist.com
10 Dec
11:21

US FDA approves oral film formulation for treatment of rare seizure syndrome – In-PharmaTechnologist.com

Aquestive Therapeutics‚Äô drug Sympazan (clobazam), an oral film for the adjunctive treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome‚Äč (LGS) in patients 2 years of age or older, was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) ‚Äď offering a new treatment option for patients. Previously, the only other FDA […]

Alabama agencies release guidance for CBD | Local News – News Courier
09 Dec
11:23

Alabama agencies release guidance for CBD | Local News – News Courier

In light of recent questions regarding the legality of cannabidiol sales, several Alabama agencies are reminding the public that when it comes to marijuana, there is almost no legality. “A brief explanation and review of several relevant Alabama criminal laws might be helpful to the public,” according to […]

Treating Epilepsy with CBD Oil – TMC News – Texas Medical Center News
09 Dec
11:22

Treating Epilepsy with CBD Oil – TMC News – Texas Medical Center News

Galveston resident Trysten Pearson, who has epilepsy, experienced his first seizure in 2013¬†when he was 12 years old. But last summer, his mother Shena Pearson explained, his condition began to deteriorate quickly. Despite taking a slew of med- ications, and despite having a device implanted under the skin¬†of his chest […]

Transdermal Cannabidiol Gel Well-Tolerated in Adults With Focal Epilepsy – Monthly Prescribing Reference
08 Dec
11:37

Transdermal Cannabidiol Gel Well-Tolerated in Adults With Focal Epilepsy – Monthly Prescribing Reference

Da Hee Han, PharmD December 06, 2018 This article originally appeared on Neurology Advisor. An investigational transdermal cannabidiol gel was well-tolerated and consistently effective for adults with focal epilepsy. NEW ORLEANS ‚ÄĒ […]

DNA vaccine reduces Alzheimer’s-associated brain toxins – UPI News
06 Dec
11:57

DNA vaccine reduces Alzheimer’s-associated brain toxins – UPI News

Nov. 21 (UPI) — A new DNA vaccine suppresses the buildup of two types of toxin proteins associated with Alzheimer’s disease, a study finds. A new University of Texas Southwestern study published in Alzheimer’s Research and Therapy shows that a vaccine with DNA coding injected into lab mice reduced buildup […]

Importation of cannabis-based products has ‚Äėchill factor for neurologists‚Äô – The Irish Times
06 Dec
11:39

Importation of cannabis-based products has ‚Äėchill factor for neurologists‚Äô – The Irish Times

The system to allow the import of cannabis-based medicines to Ireland for serious illnesses is not working because it has a ‚Äúchill factor for neurologists‚ÄĚ, the D√°il has heard. Solidarity TD Mick Barry made the claim as he highlighted the case of Noreen O‚ÄôNeill from Wilton in Cork who will […]

Transdermal Cannabidiol Gel Well-Tolerated in Adults With Focal Epilepsy – Neurology Advisor
06 Dec
9:29

Transdermal Cannabidiol Gel Well-Tolerated in Adults With Focal Epilepsy – Neurology Advisor

December 03, 2018 Share this content: An investigational transdermal cannabidiol gel was well-tolerated and consistently effective for adults with focal epilepsy. The following article is part of conference coverage from the American Epilepsy Society’s Annual Meeting in New Orleans, LA. […]

Tolerance to Cannabidiol for Treatment-Resistant Epilepsy Seen Over Time – Neurology Advisor
05 Dec
11:23

Tolerance to Cannabidiol for Treatment-Resistant Epilepsy Seen Over Time – Neurology Advisor

December 02, 2018 Share this content: Tolerance to cannabidiol may exist, potentially limiting its efficacy as an antiseizure therapy in the long-term management of epilepsy. The following article is part of conference coverage from the American Epilepsy Society’s Annual Meeting […]

Neurology Today Conference Reporter: AES Annual Meeting – LWW Journals
04 Dec
11:17

Neurology Today Conference Reporter: AES Annual Meeting – LWW Journals

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