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There’s even more evidence that a drug derived from marijuana offers a significant health benefit (GWPH)





  • A drug derived from marijuana to treat epilepsy is on the brink of becoming the first of its kind to win US government approval.
  • The drug, called Epidiolex, contains a compound in cannabis that is not responsible for a high called CBD.
  • In its third positive clinical trial, the drug appeared to reduce the number of severe seizures in people with a form of epilepsy called Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.

An experimental drug derived from cannabis to treat epilepsy is on the brink of becoming the first of its kind to win US government approval.

The drug is called Epidiolex, and its active read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com

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