Position statement: Avoid using medical marijuana to treat sleep apnea -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Position statement: Avoid using medical marijuana to treat sleep apnea

04/17/2018

Image: marijuana extracts in a jar; Copyright: The American Academy of Sleep Medicine

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).