Coroner Says Sativex Is Responsible For Death Of Patient
A marijuana plant based experimental medicine known as Sativex, is responsible for the death of Rene Anderson, a diabetic pensioner, a coroner has ruled in the UK. The drug was prescribed to Mrs. Anderson to ease the numbness and pain in her limbs due to diabetes. //
The medicine is reporte...
Cannabis may Hold a Key to Fight Obesity
...rty is very interesting and beneficial to the drug industry.
Meanwhile GW is also involved in the production of an ‘under the tongue’ spray called sativex
which is used in the treatment of patients suffering from spasticity due to multiple sclerosis. While this drug is approved in Canada, it is yet to ge...
Government May Downgrade Cannabis
...Anderson who took part in a trial with regard to a cannabis-based drug. The sativex
drug is derived from the plant, and it has been authorized by the UK Govern...of the drug. She died of pneumonia and kidney failure. The manufacturers of sativex
claim that extensive trials of the drug had been conducted and that it was ...
Relief For British MS Patients: Cannabis-Based Oral Spray
The Home Office has agreed to requests from doctors and patients to allow sativex
to be imported from Canada, where it has been on sale since late June. The ... It is for this reason that Jane Kennedy, the health minister, has referred sativex
to the Commission on Human Medicines to determine its safety, quality and e...
Canada approves marijuana-based pain spray
...nnabis plant shown to have therapeutic properties. sativex
is administered via a spray into the mouth.
Health Canada has approved sativex
with conditions, under the Notice of Compliance wi...Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario. “The approval of sativex
in Canada reflects the urgent need for additional ...