VIDEO: Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD Discusses Latest Cannabidiol Research

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Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD discusses results from her research on cannabidiol in Lennox-Gastaut syndrome.

HOUSTON — The first complete results from placebo-controlled trials of cannabidiol in Lennox-Gastaut and Dravet syndromes were presented at the 2016 American Epilepsy Society Annual Meeting.

Elizabeth Thiele, MD, PhD, a lead investigator on the Lennox-Gastaut trial, sat down with Neurology Advisor to discuss the results from the first placebo-controlled study, in which treatment with cannabidiol reduced the frequency of drop seizures in patients with treatment-resistant Lennox-Gastaut who were taking concomitant AEDs.

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