Multiple Sclerosis

Multiple sclerosis is a disease in which the tissues coating nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord are damaged. This inhibit the ability of the central nervous system to communicate with the rest of the body, leading to physical, mental, and psychiatric problems. The cause to MS is unknown and treatments include medication and physical therapy.

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Below are some studies looking at the use of CBD for multiple sclerosis treatment.

Scientific Research

An open-label pilot study of cannabis-based extracts for bladder dysfunction in advanced multiple sclerosis.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15327041

 

Efficacy, safety and tolerability of an orally administered cannabis extract in the treatment of spasticity in patients with multiple sclerosis: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover study

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15327040

 

Cannabidiol provides long-lasting protection against the deleterious effects of inflammation in a viral model of multiple sclerosis: a role for A2A receptors.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/2385130

 

Randomized, controlled trial of cannabis-based medicine in central pain in multiple sclerosis.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16186518

 

Meta-analysis of cannabis based treatments for neuropathic and multiple sclerosis-related pain.

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/17257464