Parent calls new drug a sign of hope for children with rare forms of epilepsy

Davenport, Iowa – A Davenport mother is welcoming the decision approving a new medication for treatment of two rare forms of epilepsy.

 

 

This week the Food and Drug Administration gave their blessing to a new drug, the first where the active ingredient comes from the marijuana plant.

The medication, Epidiolex is made with the compound known as CBD, which isn’t responsible for the high feeling

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