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Cannabis-based drug Sativex approved in UK for MS patients

Posted: Fri Jun 18, 2010 10:57 pm
by Louis P. Burns aka Lugh
Cannabis-based drug Sativex approved in UK for MS patients

Rachel Cooper, City Reporter - Telegraph.co.uk wrote:A ground-breaking cannabis-based drug for treating symptoms of multiple sclerosis has been approved in Britain, in a landmark decision for its creator

Rachel Cooper, City Reporter - Telegraph.co.uk wrote:Clinical trials have shown that Sativex, which is sprayed under the tongue, reduces spasticity in multiple sclerosis patients who do not respond adequately to existing therapies.

Source and full article here:- http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/news ... roved.html

Thanks to Alun Buffry of Legalise Cannabis Alliance (LCA) for posting this announcement over on Facebook earlier this evening...

This is brilliant news :mrgreen: