A 41-year-old member asked:
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are there any legal drugs that do what marijuana does in palliative care?

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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
42 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes: Marinol.
Answered on Dec 15, 2014
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Dr. Anthony Back
36 years experience Medical Oncology
Some patients however find that marijuana works better for them. Marinol only contains one component of the hundreds found when people take marijuana in other ways.
Jul 8, 2012

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