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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