On The Inside of Chronic Pain, Opioids and MMJ

On The Inside of Chronic Pain, Opioids and MMJ

Welcome to the inaugural Effective Cannabis (EC) Pain blog post. We will discuss topics relevant to the current treatment of chronic pain, opioids, and cannabis in today’s rapidly changing medical landscape for chronic pain patients. Expressly bringing the necessary attention to promote the proper treatment of patients. Imagine You live in chronic pain(1) that your .. Read More

Learn and Share Cannabis as Medicine

Learn and Share Cannabis as Medicine

Have you been searching for information on how patients are using cannabis successfully for specific medical conditions? We hear stories about how medical marijuana could be helpful for many health conditions. Yet cannot find anyone place that is gathering all this data. Who’s tracking each medical condition, and how it reacts with cannabis. Much less .. Read More

Does Cannabis Play Nice With Other Medications?

Does Cannabis Play Nice With Other Medications?

As a Pharmacist living with MS, medical cannabis has helped me with spasticity, pain, and sleep along with many other things. I have wondered how cannabis interacts with other medications and come to find out cannabis (THC and CBD) is metabolized by the Cytochrome P450 system, specifically the CYP2C9, CYP2C19, CYP3A4 and CYP1A2. THC and .. Read More