Survey Report on Parents and Patients Related to the Use of Cannabidiol Symptomatic Epilepsy Secondary to Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) in Mexico

  • Carlos Aguirre-Velázquez, Mario Peral-Ríos, Evelyn López-Guevara, Kenny Lemus-Roldán
  • Journal of Advances in Medicine and Medical Research, January 2017, Sciencedomain International
  • DOI: 10.9734/jammr/2017/36585

Cannabidiol use in syntomatic pediatric epilepsy Tuberous Sclerosis Complex TSC.

What is it about?

This is a report of survey online in social media about the use of Cannabidiol for epilepsy in pediatric patients with tuberous sclerosis complex in Mexico. Frecuency reduction, adverse effects, dosis, costs and quality of life parameters are reported.

Why is it important?

This paper is a firts observacional research in Mexico about this topic.


Dr. Carlos G. Aguirre Velázquez
Tecnológico de Monterrey. Campus Salud

Cannabis medicinal and Cannabidiol use in epilepsy is a exciting topic for me. I have other retrospective cases serie research in course about Cannabidiol in pediatric refractory epilepsy.

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