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Cannabis and epilepsy

Cannabis-based epilepsy drug could soon be available on prescription in US

Epilepsy Society's medical director Professor Ley Sander  welcomes the latest results from the first placebo-controlled trial into the cannabis-based drug Epidiolex.

Latest cannabis trials show promise

US-based study show that a cannabis-based treatment may have the potential to reduce seizure frequency in children and young adults with highly resistant epilepsy.

Will cannabis help in treating epilepsy?

Latest trials show pure form of cannabis may be of benefit in treating epilepsy but no more so than standard, new AEDs, says Professor Helen Cross.

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