Medical Pot Augments Efficacy Of Other Medicines According To Study

stock-photo-27563723-medical-marijuana.jpgAn international team of investigators from Australia and England assessed the use of cannabis among a cohort of 1514 Australians who had been prescribed pharmaceutical opioids for chronic non-cancer pain.

Cannabis is often administered as an analgesic agent by chronic pain patients, many of whom report that it augments the pain-relieving properties of opioid, according to data published online ahead of print in the journal Drug and Alcohol Dependence in Sydney, Australia.

To read more, visit http://www.thedailychronic.net/2015/39804/study-pain-patients-report-cannabis-augments-efficacy-of-opiate-based-medications/

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