Anticoagulation UK

16 December 2020

Anticoagulation UK guidance on the use of CBD oil for pain relief

If you are on long term anticoagulation therapy, there may become a time when you need to explore ways to best manage niggles, joint and muscle pains and you may have already discussed pain relief with your clinician when initiating your treatment.

It’s pretty straightforward with anticoagulants; NICE has provided some information advising patients to speak to your GP, anticoagulant clinic or pharmacist before taking any other medication, remedy or supplement. This includes prescription medicines, medicines bought over the counter without a prescription (such as aspirin), and any herbal remedies (such as St John's Wort or similar homeopathic products).

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