Dr. Frankel's Journal

Archive for January, 2015

DOSING CANNABIS IS NOT AIDING AND ABETTING; IT IS COMMON SENSE

January 10, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

I was very please to find the following article on dosing cannabis. This article contends that until there is reasonable and accurate dosing available for cannabis, that it will never be completely accepted. I COULD NOT AGREE MORE. One side note,…

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COLORADO POT PRICES DROP BY SAME VALUE AS CANNABIS TAXES

January 10, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

I believe it was inevitable that cannabis prices would not drop in legalized states. The tax on Medical Cannabis is zero. The tax on Adult or recreational cannabis is 40%. It is not that difficult for “people” to become “patients”…

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CASE REPORT ON SJOGREN’S SYNDROME AND CANNABIDIOL

January 5, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

I recently saw a 53 y/o woman with Mixed Connective Tissue Disease, (MCTD). She had typical arthritis, as well as a very dry mouth, which is the hallmark sign for Sjogren’s disease. I would think that using fairly low doses…

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CANNABINOIDS AND CANCER

January 5, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

I am fairly certain that anyone who reads my journal has heard that cannabinoids posses anti-tumor effects. In my opinion, using low doses of both THC and CBD as a part of whole plant cannabis is the best way to…

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