Re-Opening Comments on Marijuana

Re-Opening Comments on Marijuana

The Food and Drug Administration is reopening the comment period for notice entitled “International Drug Scheduling. The Agency is taking this action to allow additional time to submit comments. We have another opportunity to shape the U.S. response to the UN’s World Health Organization drug scheduling review. The FDA opened the initial comment period in .. Read More

Studying Cannabis as Medicine

Studying 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 cannabis could be helpful for many health conditions, but cannot find any one place that is gathering all this data. Who’s tracking each medical condition and how it reacts with cannabis, what works .. 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