Oct. 8, 2009 — A study has found that the cannabinoids found in marijuana can effectively treat neuropathic pain.

Pot Compounds Effective For Treatment Of Neuropathic Pain, Study Says
October 8, 2009 – Athens, GA, USA

Athens, GA: Cannabinoids provide significant pain relief to patients suffering from neuropathy, according to a review published in the October issue of the journal Neurotherapeutics.

Investigators from the University of Georgia, Science and Behavior Program reviewed the analgesic properties of cannabis and cannabis-based agonists in over three dozen preclinical and clinical trials.

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