Drug interactions

Project CBD Releases Educational Primer on Cannabinoid-Drug Interactions

Given the increasing acceptance and prevalence of cannabis as a therapeutic option, it’s important for physicians and patients to understand how various cannabis components interact with commonly consumed pharmaceuticals. This report details potential interactions between CBD and common treatments for a number of conditions.

Cannabinoid-Pharmaceutical Interactions: What You Need to Know

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Interactions between medications are very common, especially in elderly populations that medicate for pain, diabetes and high cholesterol. The geriatric population is also the fastest-growing group of medical cannabis users. Cannabis has demonstrated efficacy in treating pain, and some phytocannabinoids have been suggested for various metabolic conditions.