My doctor has tried signing me up for the new Epidiolex CBD Oil. I have questions on these topics. Have any of you tried the new Epidiolex and haven't or had any seizures while taking this? What is the difference between this specific "Epidiolex" and other CBD Oils that could be offered?
Has anyone taken any medical Marijuana meds? What are the pros and cons?
I'm flying for the first time since having epilepsy. As far as flying with medication & VNS do I HAVE to bring the original bottle, or can I bring them in a pill box ? Thanks to anyone who responds.
The FDA is suppose to be approving this new medication. From what I read there is suppose to be cannabis in this. Is that true or is it a synthetic version of cannabis. If anyone has an appt, maybe bring it up and get some info off it. I would like to know more about this. I’ll even try and remember when I have my next appt. Thank you
Has anyone on here been using this?
I've found some research on it but I'd like to know peoples personal experiences?
Hey is anyoje using cannabis and still other pharmaceutical anti seizure meds? Or are those using cannabis using only cannabis? If so how is it going, any ijteractions? Theres a part of me that wants to ask my dr to see if can start using cannabis to treat my seizures instead of my other meds, cause i want to just be on one thing that works not three or four to make it work.
Tonight there is a PBS subject of NOVA on(and I am sure that is on again at other times and dates on PBS) for those of you interested in the United States. Here is the summary and the link
One in seven adults in the United States uses CBD, but laws governing cannabis use vary widely
While millions of people can freely use cannabis recreationally or for medicinal purposes, others are being jailed for possession of the substance. As state-legalized cannabis spreads, NOVA investigates the… read more
I was diagnosed with Epilepsy, severe sleep apnea, Lupus, sjogren's syndrome. I take 2 x 1000mg of divalproex and 2 x 200mg of Hyroxychloroquine per day. Plus 2 baby aspirin for another autoimmune decease. I feel very fatigued, unmotivated, and sad. I feel like it’s my medication that is causing this. Anyone else have same side effects?