Medicinal Use of Cannabis in Children and Pregnant Women

Key Findings:  Cannabis use is increasing for the treatment of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), and pregnancy-related side effects such as hyperemesis-gravidarum (HG) and the current state of research in this review suggests potential therapeutic benefits in these conditions.

Type of Study:  Meta-analysis

Study Result:  Positive

Study Location(s):  Israel

Year of Pub:  2020

Cannabinoids Studied:  Cannabidiol (CBD), Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)

Phytocannabinoid Source:  Cannabis Flower derived

Route of Administration:  Oral (Ingestion)

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