Addiction & Alcoholism
I wanted to relay the experience I’m having with CBD aiding opiate withdrawal. I am a 72-year-old woman. A doctor put me on fentanyl patches about 10 years ago, after trying various painkillers for my intense fibromyalgia pain. They did not notify me how difficult, if not impossible, it would be to get off of them. I use the generic Mylan brand, which can be cut down without deleterious effects.
The Society of Cannabis Clinicians calls on the medical board for more sensible policies towards cannabis, which includes collaboration with medical cannabis dispensaries as well as removing the stigma of cannabis as a substance of abuse.
A recent Care by Design survey of 300 patients suggests that cannabis is better than Big Pharma meds for PTSD issues.