JACKSONVILLE, TX (KLTV) –
After Texas legislature passed a bill saying cannabis dye oil would be legal for patients with intractable epilepsy, only a few doctors would be eligible to prescribe the medicine.
Now the only certified doctor in East Texas has prescribe CBD oil to one of her patients.
“Within an hour after we tried the first dose of that medication, it was just a miraculous change in him,” Carl’s mother Mary Arrington said.
Carl Arrington had his first seizure at 4-months-old. As he got older, his seizures became worse and more frequent. Carl’s mother Mary says in 2017 alone, Carl had over 80 grand mal seizures.
“He was constantly having to be watched,” Arrington said. “We could leave him we could hardly take him out of the house.”
On Easter weekend, Carl’s health took a turn for the worse leaving