Cannabis for Epilepsy

Studies and Information on Cannabis for Epilepsy

Ratings for Cannabis and Epilepsy

Rated 2.8 / 5 (How Ratings Work)


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of epilepsy.
Based on 28 Studies from 1980 - 2017

Studies on Cannabis and Epilepsy


Study Name, Description & Year


Rating





CBD-enriched Medical Cannabis For Intractable Pediatric Epilepsy: The Current Israeli Experience
Human trial conducted on 74 pediatric children with intractable epilepsy resistant to >7 antiepileptic drugs. — 2016

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Cannabidiol In Patients With Treatment-resistant Epilepsy: An Open-label Interventional Trial
214 patients with severe treatment-resistant epilepsy. — 2016

4





Perceived Efficacy Of Cannabidiol-enriched Cannabis Extracts For Treatment Of Pediatric Epilepsy: A Potential Role For Infantile Spasms And Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome (LGS)
Parental survey conducted on 117 pediatric patients with epilepsy (including 53 with infantile spasms and LGS. — 2015

3







Treatment With CBD In Oily Solution Of Drug-resistant Paediatric Epilepsies
18 children suffering from epileptic seizures who had no success with traditional pharmaceutical anti-seizure medications — 2005

3




Chronic Administration Of Cannabidiol To Healthy Volunteers And Epileptic Patients
Double-blind placebo controlled trial conducted on 15 patients suffering from epilepsy — 1980

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