Treating Parkinson’s Disease and Cannabis

Treatment tailored to you

Parkinson’s disease is a degenerative neurological condition that causes parts of the brain to become progressively damaged over the course of many years. Patients typically present with involuntary muscle tremors, slow movements and muscle stiffness, and can also suffer from depression, poor balance, memory problems, and insomnia.

Supporting Parkinson’s Patients at MediCannabis

At MediCannabis, we are committed to helping you find treatments that work for you. To seek guidance on how cannabis can be used to help alleviate your Parkinson’s symptoms, please book an appointment today.

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References

1 Van Amerongen, G., et al., 2018. Effects on Spasticity and Neuropathic Pain of an Oral Formulation of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol in Patients With Progressive Multiple Sclerosis. Clinical Therapeutics, 40(9). pp 1467-1482.

2 Yacov, B. et al.,  2017. Medical Cannabis in Parkinson Disease: Real-Life Patients’ Experience. Clinical Neuropharmacology, 40 (6). pp. 268-272.  

3 Kindred, J.H et al., 2017. Cannabis use in people with Parkinson’s disease and Multiple Sclerosis: A web-based investigation, 33. pp. 99-104.