" A liquid form of medical marijuana may help people with severe epilepsy that does not respond to other treatments, according to a new report.
The patients took a liquid form of medical marijuana, called cannabidiol, daily for 12 weeks.
Among the 137 people who completed the study, the number of seizures fell by an average of 54 percent.
Among the 23 patients with Dravet syndrome who completed the study, the number of convulsive seizures fell by 53 percent, the investigators found. The 11 patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome who finished the study also had a 55 percent decline in the number of attacks called "atonic" seizures."
Read the article for more information on the study's findings that study experts call "very exciting."
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