QUESTION:

Does CBD Oil interact with other drugs?

ANSWER:

In general in the years that I’ve treated patients – and I’ve been treating patients since 2012 – I have not had patients report back any drug to CBD Oil interactions. And, a lot of these patients are on commonly prescribed medications, such as thyroid medications, medications for high blood pressure, medications for high cholesterol. Now, that’s not to say that you can’t have a drug to CBD Oil interaction. Each and every drug a patient is taking needs to be taken into consideration to ensure that there’s not going to be any interactions with CBD Oil. 

 

QUESTION:

Are there any benefits to THC in addition to CBD?

ANSWER:

Some medical conditions benefit from high amounts of THC. Some conditions benefit from high amounts of CBD. And, then, there are conditions that benefit from both CBD & THC.

 

QUESTION:

How much does CBD Oil help Multiple Sclerosis (MS)? Can CBD Oil cure Multiple Sclerosis (MS)?

ANSWER:

Multiple Sclerosis is a neuromuscular disorder. And, affects, I would say the strength of muscles to put it simply. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) affects functions such as walking, breathing, etc – basically functions in which muscles play an important role. 

Though CBD Oil does not cure Multiple Sclerosis, it does help to manage the symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis, especially the spasticity that patients experience. CBD Oil to reduce the frequency of the spasticity. CBD Oil helps to reduce the duration of the spasticity. And, finally, CBD Oil helps to reduce the severity of the spasticity.