Pot may relieve spasms associated with MS

December 4, 2009 2:28:13 PM PST
Marijuana could help multiple sclerosis patients. A new analysis finds it may provide relief from muscle spasms that are the hallmark of the debilitating autoimmune disease.

Researchers say, because current studies do not demonstrate a clear benefit, medical marijuana should not be recommended for MS patients at this time. But they are calling for more studies.