Dr. Frankel's Journal

Posts Tagged "THC"

STOP AND SMELL THE TERPENES

September 7, 2016
Allan Frankel, MD

Terpenes are the compounds that give fragrant aromas to plants and flowers. In roses, there are multiple terpenes producing the scent we all love so much. In citrus fruit, such as the lemon, the terpene limonene provides the scent. When we…

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“Anti-Tumoral Effects of Cannabinoid Combinations” For Glioblastoma Brain Tumors

August 16, 2015
Allan Frankel, MD

Here is another patent, in this case from GW Pharmaceuticals. It is for the treatment of Glioblastoma Brain Tumors. What is particularly interesting is: 1. It is from 2009 2. It involves varying ratios of CBD:THC This is incredibly benign…

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DR FRANKEL DISCUSSES THE “ENTOURAGE EFFECT” AND HEMP

March 12, 2014
Allan Frankel, MD

Many of us have witnessed in recent years the new “medical cannabis” medications which are supposedly hemp based. (See http://www.dixiex.com) Assuming that these claims are correct, for some reason all of a sudden companies are selling online CBD capsules just…

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