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|Title||Effective treatment of Tourette’s syndrome with marijuana.|
|Author(s)||Hemming M, Yellowlees PM.|
|Journal, Volume, Issue||J Psychopharmacol 1993;7:389–391|
|Major outcome(s)||Improvement of symptoms with cannabis|
A single case report is described where marijuana appears to have been an effective treatment modality for symptoms of Tourette’s syndrome. Other possible treatment modalities are excluded. It is concluded that there is a need for further work examining the interactions between marijuana, nicotine and the symptomatology of Tourette’s syndrome.
|Participants||A man with Tourette's syndrome|
|Design||Uncontrolled case report|
|Type of publication||Medical journal|
|Address of author(s)||Clinical Nurse Consultant/Manager and Visiting Psychiatrist, Far West Mental Health Service, New South Wales, Australia|