Efficacy of Dietary Hempseed Oil in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis | cannabisMD

Efficacy of Dietary Hempseed Oil in Patients with Atopic Dermatitis

Hemp seed oil efficacy on atopic dermatitis

A total of 20 patients were recruited for this study, but only 16 (1 male, 15 females) completed the entire course. No patients experienced any negative side effects or adverse reactions to either oil during the course of this study.  Otherwise, no other remarkable changes were seen in estimated intake of energy, carbohydrates, protein, fibre or cholesterol for either oil.

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The preliminary results confirm anecdotal observations of improved skin quality after ingesting modest amounts of hempseed oil on a daily basis over a relatively short period of time. From these observations, further study is warranted to determine the value of the regular use of dietary hempseed in the treatment of atopic dermatitis.

Jonathan Neilly
Jonathan Neilly
Jonathan Neilly is registered with the British Psychological Society, breaking the taboo on mental health issues is one of the driving forces in his life. His background in biomedicine gives him additional understanding of the factors that work together to influence the human condition.

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