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Epidiolex (Cannabidiol) for Epilepsy

April 24, 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 proposed for the treatment of seizures associated with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome in patients 2 years of age and older.