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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. 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, depression, or both. They stated that it was more effective than conventional drugs, or helped relieve the side effects […]

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 […]