Medical Marijuana for Chronic Pain: The Cart Before the Horse?
The Carlat Addiction Treatment Report, Volume 9, Number 1, January 2021
Editor, Alcoholism & Drug Abuse Weekly.
Ms. Knopf has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
As more states legalize cannabis for medical or recreational use, it’s becoming more common for our patients to add medical marijuana to their medication regimen for various purported indications. In this primer, we will synthesize the debate surrounding the use of medical marijuana for a variety of syndromes, with a focus on pain.