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Epidiolex (Cannabidiol) for Epilepsy

June 26, 2018

Epidiolex is an oral liquid formulation of a highly purified extract of cannabidiol (CBD). CBD is a non-psychoactive component of Cannabis sativa (marijuana) that has demonstrated anticonvulsant activity in preclinical models of epilepsy. It is approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome in patients 2 years of age and older.