Insights on the effects of cannabidiol on severe form of epilepsy

11/7/19–Results from a study published in the British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology may help explain why cannabidiol — a chemical component of marijuana with no psychoactive properties — reduces the frequency of seizures in patients with a severe form of epilepsy. The effect may be explained by a drug-drug interaction between cannabidiol and the anti-seizure medication clobazam. Read