Plant-derived oral solution Epidyolex expected to soon be available in BritainThe first cannabis-based medicine for childhood epilepsy is expected to be soon available in the UK and the rest of Europe after its UK manufacturer, GW Pharmaceuticals, received the green light from European authorities.Cambridge-based GW said the European Medicines Agency (EMA) and the European commission had approved Epidyolex for seizures associated with two rare and severe forms of epilepsy, Lennox-Gastaut syndrome (LGS) and Dravet syndrome for patients aged two years and older. Continue reading…
Source link : https://www.theguardian.com/business/2019/sep/23/cannabis-based-drug-for-childhood-epilepsy-epidyolex-approved-for-use-in-uk
Author : Julia Kollewe
Publish date : 2019-09-23 14:28:06
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