Cannabidiol-Rich Cannabis in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and Severe Behavioral Problems

Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, 2019

A retrospective study assessing the tolerability and efficacy of CBD-rich cannabis in children with ASD.

Key Results:

  • Considerable improvement was reported in behavior (61%), communication (47%), and anxiety (39%), after at least 3 months of cannabis treatment

  • 33% of children reduced their other medication doses and 24% stopped taking medications altogether