Efficacy and tolerability of Sativex® in MS spasticity

A cannabis derived drug which has been approved in some countries to treat muscle spasticity.
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Efficacy and tolerability of Sativex® in MS spasticity

Post by MSUK » Mon Oct 24, 2011 2:48 am


Almirall, S.A. presented full results from three Phase III studies with Sativex®, in a satellite symposium at the 27th ECTRIMS congress,which took place in Amsterdam from 19th to 22nd October 2011.

These Phase III studies provide evidence of the long term efficacy of Sativex® (2.7 mg delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol and 2.5 mg cannabidiol per puff) in symptom improvement in patients with moderate to severe spasticity due to multiple sclerosis who have not responded adequately to other anti-spasticity medication and who demonstrate clinically significant improvement in spasticity related symptoms during an initial trial of therapy.... Read More - http://www.msrc.co.uk/index.cfm/fuseact ... ageid/1814
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