3 Marijuana Stocks To Watch As Featured On The Motley Fool

Subsys, used for breakthrough cancer pain in opioid-tolerant patients, is by far the company’s biggest-selling product, accounting for over 99% of total revenue. Insys also sells generic Dronabinol SG, a second-line cannabinoid drug used for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting and anorexia associated with weight loss in... more →
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NASDAQ’s Recommendation: 3 Marijuana Stocks To Watch

Insys also sells generic Dronabinol SG, a second-line cannabinoid drug used for chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting and anorexia associated with weight loss in patients with AIDS. Dronabinol SG isn’t making a big financial impact for Insys, but the company does have two other marijuana-based drugs in development that could... more →
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GW Pharma’s Epidiolex Might Help People With Epilepsy

“I am delighted that a clinical trial in pediatric epilepsy with cannabidiol is being conducted,” said Raphael Mechoulam, a chemist at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem who discovered the existence of THC, the compound in marijuana that causes the feeling of being high. The research, led by Dr. Orrin Devinsky, a New York... more →
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Epidiolex Of GW Pharma Shows Promise For Epilepsy Patients

The research, led by Dr. Orrin Devinsky, a neurologist in New York University’s Langone Medical Center, aimed to determine whether the drug compound cannabidiol was safe for young patients. Devinsky and collaborators across the country gave a daily dose for 12 weeks to 213 patients with severe epilepsy, including subgroups... more →
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Medical Pot Oil Bill Passes Senate In Virginia

After more than a year of advocacy work, Melissa Rhoden is celebrating with other families. The Staunton mom is thrilled about this move because she is one step closer to helping her sick daughter, 3-year-old Lucy.  Lucy has Dravet syndrome, a type of epilepsy that is hard to treat. Rhoden and other Virginia families have been fighting... more →
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Mother Refuse To Give Medical Pot To Child With Epilepsy

Liam has Dravet Syndrome, a severe form of epilepsy. But after debilitating seizures and pharmaceutical trials and errors throughout his life, Liam is doing much better, now that he is on a medical cannabis oil regimen. In June of this year, the day before Liam began using the oil (made from a particularly effective strain of marijuana),... more →
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