Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia : JCR: Journal of Clinical Rheumatology

Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia : JCR

From the *Rheumatology Unit, Laniado Hospital, Netanya; †Faculty of Medicine, Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa; ‡Rheumatolgy Clinic and §Department of Radiology, Nazareth Hospital, Nazareth Hospital, Nazareth; and ∥Galilee Faculty of Medicine, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan, Israel.

Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia

Request PDF on ResearchGate | Medical Cannabis for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia | Background: Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain syndrome, characterized by chronic musculoskeletal pain, fatigue, and mood disturbances. There are nearly no data on the effect of medical cannabis (MC) treatment on patients with fibromyalgia.

New Study Finds Cannabis Effective for Fibromyalgia

Medical cannabis reduced pain and increased energy levels in those with fibromyalgia. Using medical marijuana is effective for treating the symptoms associated with fibromyalgia, according to clinical data published recently in …

Clinical Study Shows Medical Cannabis Relieves Fibromyalgia

In a study published in February in peer review Journal of Clinical Rheumatology, researchers found that medical cannabis had ”significant favorable effect on patients with fibromyalgia, with few adverse effects.” Subjects were asked to take medical cannabis treatment for 10-11 months for their symptoms. The average dosage varied …

Study: Cannabis Effective At Treating Symptoms Of

Researchers concluded, “Medical cannabis treatment had a significant favorable effect on patients with fibromyalgia, with few adverse effects.” Prior trials evaluating the use of either whole-plant cannabis or synthetic cannabinoids have similarly shown efficacy in patients with the disease. A summary of these prior studies is available online.

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Study: Cannabis Effective At Treating Symptoms Of Fibromyalgia

Prior trials evaluating the use of either whole-plant cannabis or synthetic cannabinoids have similarly shown efficacy in patients with the disease. A summary of these prior studies is available here. The abstract of the study, “Medical cannabis for the treatment of fibromyalgia,” is online here.