Delirium Tremens and Marijuana Information: Treat Delirium Tremens With Cannabis

Heavy drinkers are at risk of developing a server form of withdrawals known as delirium tremens (DTs).

The symptoms of delirium tremens include:

  • Seizures – these episodes tend to be of the tonic-clonic variety where the whole body shakes violently
  • Confusion – most individuals who pass through alcohol withdrawal will experience some type of foggy thinking
  • Agitation or increased excitement
  • Hallucinations
  • High states of anxiety
  • Elevated pulse, blood pressure, and temperature

In addition, the individual will also experience other symptoms associated with alcohol withdrawals such as:

  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Insomnia
  • Sweating
  • Mood changes
  • Loss of appetite
  • Depression

Clinical Information Related to Delirium Tremens and Medical Marijuana

Related Articles

Top 5 Benefits of Medical Cannabis Tinctures

Did you know tinctures were once the most popular form of cannabis medicine? In fact, until prohibition began in the late 1930s, cannabis tinctures were available at most pharmacies.