Archive | April, 1998

The use of cannabis as a mood stabilizer in bipolar disorder: anecdotal evidence and the need for clinical research.

 1998 Apr-Jun;30(2):171-7. The use of cannabis as a mood stabilizer in bipolar disorder: anecdotal evidence and the need for clinical research. Grinspoon L1, Bakalar JB. Author information Abstract The authors present case histories indicating that a number of patients find cannabis (marihuana) useful in the treatment of their bipolar disorder. Some used it to treat mania, […]

Cannabis as medicine: time for the phoenix to rise?

BMJ. Apr 4, 1998; 316(7137): 1034–1035. PMCID: PMC1112898 Cannabis as medicine: time for the phoenix to rise? The evidence suggests so Philip Robson, Senior clinical lecturer Author information ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Since 1971 British doctors have been barred from prescribing cannabis under the Misuse of Drugs Act. Many otherwise law abiding […]