A recent editorial in the The Medical Journal of Australia, 3rd May 2021 Volume 214 by Chris Hayes and Jennifer H Martin explores the use of and the research behind cannabidiol, or CBD oil, for a variety of treatments including back pain, and its use in a clinical trial study.

One of the focuses of the article is its use in the treatment of low back pain. The editorial determines that the current use of cannabidiol is behind the science and highlights the need to proceed with caution as its ability to provide relief has been inconclusive and ineffective to date.

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