FIBROMYALGIE, LOMBALGIE : Une pilule en accordéon pour un soulagement plus long
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FIBROMYALGIE, LOMBALGIE : Une pilule en accordéon pour un soulagement plus long

Elle s’appelle Accordion Pill  (ou « pilule accordéon »), et c’est une pilule à base de cannabidiol mais aussi de THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) qui rentre en essai de phase I dans le traitement de la lombalgie et de la fibromyalgie. Alors que l’efficacité dans la gestion de la douleur, des thérapies à base de cannabinoïdes est de mieux en mieux documentée, Accordion (AP-CBD / THC) est testée ici vs un autre médicament oral contenant du...

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FIBROMYALGIE : Le patch au cannabis qui soulage la douleur neuropathique
Mar26

FIBROMYALGIE : Le patch au cannabis qui soulage la douleur neuropathique

On a déjà présenté cette biotech, Cannabis Science, et son patch analgésique transdermique, à base de cannabidiol. Ce patch qui libère lentement le principe actif dans la circulation sanguine du patient revendique son efficacité dans le soulagement de la douleur neuropathique associée à 2 pathologies, la fibromyalgie et la neuropathie diabétique. Les premiers essais confirment aujourd’hui l’efficacité prolongée de ce dispositif. La...

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New Cannabis Pain Patch for Fibromyalgia and Diabetic Nerve Pain
Nov14

New Cannabis Pain Patch for Fibromyalgia and Diabetic Nerve Pain

The new pharmaceutical medications will be in the form of a transdermal patch that is a medicated adhesive patch placed on the skin to deliver a specific dose of medication through the skin and into the bloodstream.

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Cannabis Extracts “Improve Pain, Bladder Control and Muscle Spasms in M.S. Patients”
Sep28

Cannabis Extracts “Improve Pain, Bladder Control and Muscle Spasms in M.S. Patients”

Ever since the term medical marijuana erupted on the cannabis scene, along with the recent discovery of the largest neurotransmitter system in the body — the endocannabinoid system — one disease in particular has garnered much media and medical attention. That disease is multiple sclerosis commonly referred to as MS. The reasons I believe will become self-evident as we delve into the research that has been performed using cannabis...

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Clinical endocannabinoid deficiency (CECD): can this concept explain therapeutic benefits of cannabis in migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome and other treatment-resistant conditions?
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Clinical endocannabinoid deficiency (CECD): can this concept explain therapeutic benefits of cannabis in migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome and other treatment-resistant conditions?

OBJECTIVES: This study examines the concept of clinical endocannabinoid deficiency (CECD), and the prospect that it could underlie the pathophysiology of migraine, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome, and other functional conditions alleviated by clinical cannabis. METHODS: Available literature was reviewed, and literature searches pursued via the National Library of Medicine database and other resources. RESULTS: Migraine has...

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Cannabis Shows Promise for Treating Symptoms of Muscular Dystrophy
Mar10

Cannabis Shows Promise for Treating Symptoms of Muscular Dystrophy

Muscular dystrophies refer to a group of diseases that result in progressive degeneration of muscle mass. There are nine major types of muscular dystrophies, each causing unique manifestations of muscular deterioration. Over time, some patients may have trouble breathing or swallowing, and some will lose the ability to sit up or walk.   Muscular dystrophy is genetic.  Symptoms may start to develop as early as infancy or may not...

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