Spinal Cord Injury

Studies have shown that medical marijuana may improve neurogenic symptoms that are unresponsive to conventional treatments. 43 Improvement has been seen in symptoms of spinal cord injury including pain, spasticity, muscle spasms, appetite, and bladder control. 44

43 Wade, D.T., Robson, P., House, H., Makela, P., & Aram, J. (2003) A preliminary controlled study to determine whether whole-plant cannabis extracts can improve intractable neurogenic symptoms. Clinical Rehabilitation, 17, 18-26. doi:10.1191/0269215503cr581oa
44 Wade, D.T., Robson, P., House, H., Makela, P., & Aram, J. (2003) A preliminary controlled study to determine whether whole-plant cannabis extracts can improve intractable neurogenic symptoms. Clinical Rehabilitation, 17, 18-26. doi:10.1191/0269215503cr581oa

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