American glaucoma society position statement: Marijuana and the treatment of glaucoma

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Abstract

Although marijuana can lower the IOP, its side effects and short duration of action, coupled with a lack of evidence that its use alters the course of glaucoma, preclude recommending this drug in any form for the treatment of glaucoma at the present time.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)75-76
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of glaucoma
Volume19
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1 2010

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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