Journal Club: Cannabis and Lupus

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE), also known as Lupus, is an autoimmune disorder characterized by multi-system inflammation and a host of different symptoms that can manifest as intermittent flare ups.

There is no cure for Lupus, but current treatment options vary in both effectiveness and their side effect profile.

Cannabinoids, the components contained in cannabis plants, is being investigated as a possible treatment for SLE and other similar conditions because of its proven anti-inflammatory and immunomodulating properties, as well as their milder side effects.

After watching our livecast on the subject, download the study below to learn more.