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Some ladies I know with pd who live in Florida which has a medical cannabis program and they said they use it daily. It takes away tremors, helps with nausea and appetite. One said she felt normal… read more
I tried some edible marijuana and noticed that my tremors slowed to almost stopped. However I got a little paranoid and tired as well. Has anyone had any experience mixing Parkinsons with meds and marijuana?
I wanted to follow up on my experience with the cannabis products. It sems to be having an undesirable effect on my mood. Initially it helped me sleep, but as my body built up a tolerance I had to… read more
I just saw my doctor this week and he gave me the "go ahead" for trying the medical marijuana. I had to fill out a form which the doctor provides to the State. The State then emails me with a User ID number and a password which I have to apply for an ID marijuana card. I must supply a photo, copy of drivers license and a $75.00 payment for the process. When I receive the card I can go and purchase the low-THC marijuana. Is this what others went through to obtain the medical marijuana? Very… read more
I have no problem going to sleep but find in the middle of the night my hand tremors wake me up and end up tossing and turning most of the night without a restful sleep. Sometimes I do not believe I have any REM sleep cycles. Currently taking Elivil 20 mg (non addictive or habitual) and somewhat helps a little. Open to hear of your suggestions. Many thanks.......
I have given my dad a good quality CBD oil off and on for 2 years. It really helps him. You have to play around with the dosage amount. He just sometimes refuses to take it and I try to give him his… read more
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