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Research Studies: Essential Tremor

Currently enrolling studies:

Study to Examine Possible Effects of Cannabis Compound for Common Movement Disorder


  • The purpose of this research study is to determine if a new medication containing cannabis (marijuana) can improve tremors and whether it is safe and effective for use in essential tremor.
  • People with essential tremor will use an oral medication containing cannabis (marijuana) for 11 weeks. The study will involve up to 9 visits lasting a total of up to 27 hours. Neurological examination and neuropsychological testing will be performed at each visit.

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