Neurologists endorse cannabis for MS pain

There is enough evidence for clinicians to prescribe cannabis in pill or spray form to ease patient-reported pain and spasticity in multiple sclerosis, according to new guidelines from the American Academy of Neurology.

The guidelines looked at a variety complementary therapies commonly used in MS including cannabis, magnetic therapy, reflexology, gingko biloba, bee sting therapy and fish oils.

The authors found oral cannabis extract, THC and cannabinoid spray alleviated patient