Prescription CBD is specifically recommended for control of seizures in LGS and Dravet syndrome.
How It Works
Anti-seizure medications should be taken at the regularly scheduled times without skipping or combining doses.
There's still much to be learned about how CBD interacts with other anti-seizure drugs.
They found that CBD may reduce the adverse effects associated with anti-seizure medications, and seems to improve other aspects of health and quality of life for patients.
Compared with the control group, artisanal CBD users reported lower epilepsy medication-related adverse effects (13% lower) and had greater psychological health satisfaction (21% greater) at the beginning of the study. They also reported lower anxiety (19% lower) and depression (17% lower).
Caregivers of patients currently using CBD products reported significantly less burden and stress, compared with caregivers in the control group (13% less).