Position statement: Avoid using medical marijuana to treat sleep apnea

IMAGE: Medical cannabis and synthetic marijuana extracts should not be used for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, according to a position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).
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Credit: The American Academy of Sleep Medicine

DARIEN, IL – April 16, 2018 – Medical cannabis and synthetic marijuana extracts should not be used for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, according to a position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).

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