CBD Conditions - Epilepsy and Seizures

Epilepsy is a brain condition that affects the nervous system and causes seizures. Seizures are caused by changes in brain electrical activity, which has physical consequences (1). About 3.4 million Americans live with seizure conditions

  1. CBD for children with Dravet’s and intractable seizures (Video)
  2. Report of a parent survey of CBD-enriched cannabis use in pediatric treatment-resistant epilepsy
  3. Medicinal marijuana stops seizures, brings hope to a little girl
  4. Cannabinoids for epilepsy
  5. Cannabis, CBD, and epilepsy – From receptors to clinical response 
  6. The non-psychotropic plant cannabinoids, cannabidivarin (CBDV) and cannabidiol (CBD), activate and desensitize transient receptor potential vanilloid 1 (TRPV1) channels in vitro: potential for the treatment of neuronal hyperexcitability 
  7. Chronic administration of CBD to healthy volunteers and epileptic patients
  8. Endocannabinoid system protects against cryptogenic seizures
  9. Seizing an opportunity for the endocannabinoid system
  10. Cannabidiol: promise and pitfalls
  11. Cannabidiol: Pharmacology and potential therapeutic role in epilepsy and other neuropsychiatric disorders
  12. Report of a parent survey of cannabidiol-enriched cannabis use in pediatric treatment-resistant epilepsy
  13. From the Editors: Cannabidiol and medical marijuana for the treatment of epilepsy
  14. Cannabidivarin (CBDV) suppresses pentylenetetrazole (PTZ)-induced increases in epilepsy-related gene expression
  15. CBD exerts anti-convulsant effects in animal models of temporal lobe and partial seizures
  16. Cannabidiol displays anti-epileptiform and antiseizure properties in vitro and in vivo
  17. Hypnotic and antiepileptic effects of CBD
  18. The cannabinoids as potential antiepileptics
  19. Cannabidiol–antiepileptic drug comparisons and interactions in experimentally induced seizures in rats
  20. CBD Post-Treatment Alleviates Rat Epileptic-Related Behaviors
  21. Pharmacology of cannabinoids in the treatment of epilepsy
  22. Therapeutic effects of cannabinoids in animal models of seizures, epilepsy, epileptogenesis, and epilepsy-related neuroprotection
  23. Report from a Survey of Parents Regarding the Use of Cannabidiol in Mexican Children with Refractory Epilepsy.
  24. Protective Effects of Cannabidiol against Seizures and Neuronal Death in a Rat Model of Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy
  25. CBD Treatment for Refractory Seizures in Sturge-Weber Syndrome
  26. Could Cannabidiol be a Treatment Option for Intractable Childhood and Adolescent Epilepsy?