Lexaria's DehydraTECH CBD Hypertension Study Dosing Complete With No Serious Adverse Events

Lexaria Bioscience Corp. (NASDAQ: LEXX) (NASDAQ: LEXXW) revealed that dosing with Lexaria's DehydraTECH-processed CBD has been completed in its multi-week human clinical hypertension study HYPER-H21-4, and that no serious adverse events have been reported as a result of the dosing.

HYPER-H21-4, is a randomized, double blinded, placebo-controlled, cross-over study that was designed to enroll a minimum of 60 patients. Dosing has now completed, meaning all patients at different times during the study have now received both the full DehydraTECH-CBD dose regimen as well as the placebo. A total of 64 patients were dosed in this study. Maximum dose levels were roughly 5 mg/kg/day which is significantly lower than maximum dose levels practiced for other regulator-approved pharmaceutical CBD applications.

"We are extremely pleased that dosing has been completed on time in this multi-week clinical study without any serious adverse events having occurred," stated Chris Bunka, CEO of Lexaria Bioscience Corp. "Demonstrating a noteworthy safety and tolerability profile relative to conventional anti-hypertensive medications is one of Lexaria's major goals with this program, …

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