Sativex Withdrawal Study

A cannabis derived drug which has been approved in some countries to treat muscle spasticity.
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Sativex Withdrawal Study

Post by MSUK » Wed Sep 07, 2011 7:04 am

Withdrawal study of subjects with symptoms of spasticity due to MS who are receiving long-term Sativex


Summary: Open-label studies are not ideal for providing robust evidence for long-term maintenance of efficacy of medicines, especially where medicines provide symptom relief and where long-term use of a placebo may be problematic and not ethical.

Objective: To evaluate the maintenance of efficacy of Sativex in subjects who have gained long-term symptomatic relief of spasticity in multiple sclerosis (MS), and to assess the impact of sudden medicine withdrawal.... Read More - ... ageid/1814

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