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Can Cannabis Oil Be Taken For Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Post Spleen Removal?

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Posted on Fri, 12 Jan 2018
Question: Is it safe to take cannabis oil for lymphoma if you have had your spleen removed
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Answered by Dr. Deepak Sundriyal (6 hours later)
Brief Answer:
Hello. Yes it is safe

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear. Cannabis is safe even if the spleen has been removed. But it has no anticancer property except being used for relief of pain and anxiety. One should use it only with the recommendation of a physician.
Thanks and regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Yogesh D
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Follow up: Dr. Deepak Sundriyal (2 hours later)
Thank you Doctor. What alternative therapy can be used to supplement or replace chemo for non Hodgkin lymphoma. ?
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Answered by Dr. Deepak Sundriyal (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Hello. Nutrituous diet is all you can have

Detailed Answer:
Hello. There is no substitute for chemotherapy. Chemotherapy is must. A healthy nutrituous diet is all you can have to retain strength. Nothing else will help.
Thanks and regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Nagamani Ng
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Can Cannabis Oil Be Taken For Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Post Spleen Removal?

Brief Answer: Hello. Yes it is safe Detailed Answer: Hello dear. Cannabis is safe even if the spleen has been removed. But it has no anticancer property except being used for relief of pain and anxiety. One should use it only with the recommendation of a physician. Thanks and regards