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.