Dr. Frankel's Journal

Archive for March, 2012

Using Green Technology To Extract Cannabis

March 22, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

There are many different compounds and chemicals that can be used to extract the medicine from plant material. Most, generally involve using Alcohol, Butane, Hexane, Steam and in my opinion the best method being super critical CO2 Extraction. CO2 extraction…

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How Important Are We?

March 22, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD
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How About Trying CBD On Our Veterans?

March 20, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Despite the Federal government having multiple patents on CBD and other cannabinoids, it is the stated opinion or position, that Cannabis has no medical use. They did patent CBD and many other cannabinoids. There is also a pharmaceutical version of…

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If I Were In Charge of Our War Policy:

March 13, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

PHASE I: 1. Send 90% or so of our men and women home, but leave enough on carriers for drone flights and other fly overs. 2. Send notices to the Taliban and Afghanis that we are going to fire burn…

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Pharmaceutical Companies Divide Up The Globe!

March 5, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Blue Otsuka Pharmaceuticals Green Novartis Pharmaceuticals Purple Almirall Pharmaceuticals Pink Bayer Pharmaceuticals So, the world is divided up for Sativex, the whole plant rich CBD extract made by GW Pharmaceuticals. Check out http://sativex.com

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State Court Holds Up Store Fronts’ Rights

March 3, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Check this out. So, finally, cities cannot rule individually. So, either things will calm down, or the Feds will make a huge push; we will see? It should be an amazing legal battle between the Ca state courts and the…

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Sleeping Aids Cause Early Death – Try Cannabis First For Sleep!

March 3, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

Check this out: So, sleeping aids cause a huge increase in early death – according to this article, about the same as smoking. They admit that there can be selection bias, but apparently the increase in death rate is seemingly…

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Breast Cancer Treatment With Cannabinoids

March 2, 2012
Allan Frankel, MD

As any of my readers know, CBD and THC are both very powerfully anti-tumor medications. Here, is an article, done in mice, where very aggressive forms of Human Breast Cancer cell lines are killed with cannabinoids. The cannabinoids make these…

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