Dr. Frankel's Journal

Archive for August, 2016

WHICH FORM OF CBD FOR THERAPY OF SCHIZOPHRENIA?

August 29, 2016
Allan Frankel, MD

It is pretty clear that CBD is very effective for therapy of Paranoid Schizophrenia (please see references below). There are blinded clinical trials, many reports as well as my personal experience treating patients with Schizophrenia using Cannabinoid Medicine. Two weeks…

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SCHEDULE I?, NOT ALWAYS

August 19, 2016
Allan Frankel, MD

The DEA’s recent decision to continue to classify Cannabis as a Schedule I drug was not expected by many. The hope and belief that Cannabis has proven itself to possess attributes that would justify a Schedule II classification were not…

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NARCOTICS MISUSE, CBD AND THC

August 5, 2016
Allan Frankel, MD

We are all aware of the epidemic of narcotic related overdoses and deaths. The rate has been increasing and there is a national movement to find alternative methods of therapy. The patients I see that are having issues with narcotics generally…

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