Controlled studies have shown medical marijuana to improve muscle stiffness, body pain, quality of sleep and especially spasticity. Its analgesic affects can also help MS patients with instances of abdominal pain or nausea.
It is important for people with MS to highlight the symptoms that can most benefit from medical cannabis, to include it as part of a complete therapy plan.
“Nationwide, Apollo has hundreds of patients who are successfully using medical cannabis to treat their multiple sclerosis symptoms. Our patients report improvements in their chronic pain, chronic fatigue, and muscle spasms.”
– Dr.Tanny Raz, Apollo’s Director of Medical Business Development