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Medical Research Concerning The Use Of Hemp

ADD/ ADHD

Marijuana and ADD Therapeutic uses of Medical Marijuana in the treatment of ADD
Therapeutic uses of Medical Marijuana in the treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder

Cannabis as a medical treatment for attention deficit disorder
Cannabis as a medical treatment for attention deficit disorder - File psychiatry/psychology - Hemp and Medicine - Welcome towww.hemp-info.ch! The specialist for hemp (Cannabis) in Switzerland

Cannabinoids effective in animal model of hyperactivity disorder
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Cannabis 'Scrips to Calm Kids?
FOXNews.com - Cannabis 'Scrips to Calm Kids? - Politics | Republican Party | Democratic Party | Political Spectrum

Science: THC normalized impaired psychomotor performance and mood in a patient with hyperactivity disorder
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Cannabis Improves Symptoms of ADHD
http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/..._2008_01_1.pdf

Fitness to drive in spite (because) of THC
Unbound MEDLINE | [Fitness to drive in spite (because) of THC] Journal article abstract


Recipe For Trouble (anecdotal story)
Recipe For Trouble - 48 Hours - CBS News

Why I Give My 9-year-old Pot
Why I am giving marijuana to my 9-year-old autistic son.






ADDICTION RISK- PHYSICAL

Women's Guide to the UofC
Women's Guide to the UofC

Cannabis Basics
Erowid Cannabis Vault: Basics

10 Things Every Parent, Teenager & Teacher Should Know About Marijuana (4th Question)
Erowid Psychoactive Vaults

Marijuana Myths, Claim No. 9
Erowid Cannabis Vault : Exposing Marijuana Myths

Excerpt from the Merck Manual
Excerpt from the Merck Manual

Relative Addictiveness of Various Substances
Relative Addictiveness of Various Substances

Study of 4000 indicates marijuana discourages use of hard drugs.
Study of 4000 indicates marijuana discourages use of hard drugs.

Long term marijuana users seeking medical cannabis in California (2001?2007): demographics, social characteristics, patterns of cannabis and other drug use of 4117 applicants
Harm Reduction Journal | Full text | Long term marijuana users seeking medical cannabis in California (2001-2007): demographics, social characteristics, patterns of cannabis and other drug use of 4117 applicants

The Surprising Effect Of Marijuana On Morphine Dependence
The Surprising Effect Of Marijuana On Morphine Dependence - Health News - redOrbit

Active Ingredient In Cannabis Eliminates Morphine Dependence In Rats
Active Ingredient In Cannabis Eliminates Morphine Dependence In Rats

Adolescent Exposure to Chronic Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Blocks Opiate Dependence in Maternally Deprived Rats
Neuropsychopharmacology - Abstract of article: Adolescent Exposure to Chronic Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Blocks Opiate Dependence in Maternally Deprived Rats







AIDS ? see HIV







ALCOHOLISM

Role of cannabinoid receptors in alcohol abuse
Role of cannabinoid receptors in alcohol abuse, study

Cannabidiol, Antioxidants, and Diuretics in Reversing Binge Ethanol-Induced Neurotoxicity
Comparison of Cannabidiol, Antioxidants, and Diuretics in Reversing Binge Ethanol-Induced Neurotoxicity â?? JPET

Cannabis substitution
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabis as a Substitute for Alcohol
CCRMG

The endocannabinoid signaling system: a potential target for next-generation therapeutics for alcoholism
The endocannabinoid signaling system: a potential target for next-generation therapeutics for alcoholism

White Matter Integrity in Adolescents with Histories of Marijuana Use and Binge Drinking.
Unbound MEDLINE | White Matter Integrity in Adolescents with Histories of Marijuana Use and Binge Drinking. Journal article abstract

Pot Might Blunt Damage of Binge Drinking
HealthDay

Cannabis as a substitute for alcohol and other drugs.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabis as a substitute for alcohol and other drugs. Journal article

Daily marijuana users with past alcohol problems increase alcohol consumption during marijuana abstinence.
Unbound MEDLINE | Daily marijuana users with past alcohol problems increase alcohol consumption during marijuana abstinence. Journal article

Maternal Marijuana use not Associated with Psychotic Symptoms , but Alcohol is
Maternal Marijuana use not Associated with Psychotic Symptoms , but Alcohol is



ALLERGIES TO CANNABIS

Sensitization and Allergy to Cannabis sativa Leaves in a Population of Tomato Sensitized Patients.
Sensitization and Allergy to Cannabis sativa Leaves in a Population of Tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)-Sensitized Patients.

Allergic rhinoconjunctivitis caused by Cannabis sativa pollen
File Archive - Cannabis Documents - Allergic rhinoconjunctivitis caused by Cannabis sativa pollen (2008) - Drugs Forum

Allergic Skin Test Reactivity to Marijuana in the Southwest
Allergic Skin Test Reactivity to Marijuana in the Southwest

Marijuana smoking and fungal sensitization.
Marijuana smoking and fungal sensitization. [J Allergy Clin Immunol. 1983] - PubMed result










ALS

Cannabinol delays symptom onset
Cannabinol delays symptom onset in SOD1 (G93A) tra... [Amyotroph Lateral Scler Other Motor Neuron Disord. 2005] - PubMed result

Marijuana in the management of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (may need free registration)
Marijuana in the management of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Cannabis use in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. (may need free registration)
Survey of cannabis use in patients with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.

Cannabis' Potential Exciting Researchers in Treatment of ALS, Parkinson's Disease
http://www.illinoisnorml.org/index2....o_pdf=1&id=104






ALZHEIMER'S

MARIJUANA SLOWS ALZHEIMER'S DECLINE
Europe: Study: Marijuana Slows Alzheimer's Decline

Marijuana may block Alzheimer's
BBC NEWS | Health | Marijuana may block Alzheimer's

Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease Pathology by Cannabinoids
Prevention of Alzheimer's Disease Pathology by Cannabinoids: Neuroprotection Mediated by Blockade of Microglial Activation -- Ramírez et al. 25 (8): 1904 -- Journal of Neuroscience

Marijuana's Active Ingredient Shown to Inhibit Primary Marker of Alzheimer's Disease
AAMC: Marijuana's Active Ingredient Shown to Inhibit Primary Marker of Alzheimer's Disease

Safety and efficacy of Dronabinol in the treatment of agitation in patients with Alzheimer?s disease with anorexia
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Open-label study of Dronabinol in the treatment of refractory agitation in Alzheimer?s disease
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effects of dronabinol on anorexia and disturbed behavior in patients with Alzheimer's disease.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabinoids reduce the progression of Alzheimer's disease in animals
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Molecular Link between the Active Component of Marijuana and Alzheimer's Disease Pathology
Unbound MEDLINE | A Molecular Link between the Active Component of Marijuana and Alzheimer's Disease Pathology. Journal article abstract

THC inhibits primary marker of Alzheimer's disease
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Cannabinoid receptor stimulation is anti-inflammatory and improves memory in old rats
Cannabinoid receptor stimulation is anti-inflammat... [Neurobiol Aging. 2008] - PubMed result

Alzheimer's disease; taking the edge off with cannabinoids?
Alzheimer's disease; taking the edge off with cannabinoids?

US Patent 6630507 - Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants
Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants - US Patent 6630507 Abstract

Cannabidiol in vivo blunts β-amyloid induced neuroinflammation by suppressing IL-1β and iNOS expression
Cannabidiol in vivo blunts β-amyloid induced neuroinflammation by suppressing IL-1β and iNOS expression

Inflammation and aging: can endocannabinoids help?
Inflammation and aging: can endocannabinoids help?

Anti-inflammatory property of the cannabinoid agonist WIN-55212-2 in a rodent model of chronic brain inflammation
Anti-inflammatory property of the cannabinoid agonist WIN-55212-2 in a rodent model of chronic brain inflammation

Marijuana reduces memory impairment
Aging - Marijuana reduces memory impairment

The activation of cannabinoid CB2 receptors stimulates in situ and in vitro beta-amyloid removal by human macrophages.
The activation of cannabinoid CB2 receptors stimul... [Brain Res. 2009] - PubMed result

Attacking Alzheimer's with Red Wine and Marijuana
Attacking Alzheimer's with Red Wine and Marijuana | | AlterNet

Pot joins the fight against Alzheimer's, memory loss
News Blog: Pot joins the fight against Alzheimer's, memory loss





AM-1346 - a synthetic cannabinoid

Synthetic Cannabinoid May Aid Fertility In Smokers
Synthetic Cannabinoid May Aid Fertility In Smokers




AMOTIVATIONAL SYNDROME

Amotivational Syndrome
Lycaeum > Leda> Amotivational Syndrome

Debunking 'Amotivational Syndrome'
US: Web: Column: Debunking 'Amotivational Syndrome'

Debunking the Amotivational Syndrome
Marijuana Research: Debunking the Amotivational Syndrome

Cannabis Use Not Linked To So-Called "Amotivational Syndrome"
Cannabis Use Not Linked To So-Called "Amotivational Syndrome" - NORML





ANECDOTAL / PERSONAL STORIES

Shared Comments and Observations
Comments and Observations

Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana) for Fibromyalgia
Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana) for Fibromyalgia

ANECDOTAL ARTICLES
CannabisLink.ca - Medical / Healing Information

Recipe For Trouble (anecdotal)
Recipe For Trouble - 48 Hours - CBS News

Why I Give My 9-year-old Pot
Why I am giving marijuana to my 9-year-old autistic son.




ANTI-BACTERIAL PROPERTIES

Antibacterial Cannabinoids from Cannabis sativa
ACS Publications - Cookie absent

Killing bacteria with cannabis
Killing bacteria with cannabis

Chemicals in Marijuana May Fight MRSA
Marijuana Ingredients May Fight MRSA

Cannabis Compounds Reduce Multi-Drug Resistant Infections
Cannabis Compounds Reduce Multi-Drug Resistant Infections

Biologically Active Cannabinoids from High-Potency Cannabis sativa.
Unbound MEDLINE | Biologically Active Cannabinoids from High-Potency Cannabis sativa. Journal article abstract

Antibacterial preparation from hemp (Cannabis sativa) (1958)
ChemPort Reference Linking Service

Hemp (Cannabis sativa)-an antibiotic drug. II. Methods and results of bacteriological investigations and preliminary clinical experiences (1958)
ChemPort Reference Linking Service

Characterization and antimicrobial activity of essential oils of industrial hemp varieties (Cannabis sativa L.).
Characterization and antimicrobial activity of ess... [Fitoterapia. 2009] - PubMed result





ANTI-FUNGAL

Biologically Active Cannabinoids from High-Potency Cannabis sativa.
Unbound MEDLINE | Biologically Active Cannabinoids from High-Potency Cannabis sativa. Journal article abstract





ANTI-INFLAMMATORY PROPERTIES

ANALGESIC AND ANTIINFLAMMATORY ACTIVITY OF CONSTITUENTS OF CANNABIS SATIVA L. (1988)
Analgesic and Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Constituents of Cannabis Sativa

Why Cannabis Stems Inflammation
Why Cannabis Stems Inflammation

Cannabidiol decreases bone resorption by inhibiting RANK/RANKL expression and pro-inflammatory cytokines during experimental periodontitis in rats.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol decreases bone resorption by inhibiting RANK/RANKL expression and pro-inflammatory cytokines during experimental periodontitis in rats. Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol in vivo blunts β-amyloid induced neuroinflammation by suppressing IL-1β and iNOS expression (Alzheimer's)
Cannabidiol in vivo blunts β-amyloid induced neuroinflammation by suppressing IL-1β and iNOS expression

Cannabidiol displays unexpectedly high potency as an antagonist of CB1 and CB2 receptor agonists in vitro
Cannabidiol displays unexpectedly high potency as an antagonist of CB1 and CB2 receptor agonists in vitro


Antiinflammatory action of endocannabinoid palmitoylethanolamide and the synthetic cannabinoid nabilone in a model of acute inflammation in the rat
Antiinflammatory action of endocannabinoid palmitoylethanolamide and the synthetic cannabinoid nabilone in a model of acute inflammation in the rat


Inflammation and aging: can endocannabinoids help?
Inflammation and aging: can endocannabinoids help?

Anti-inflammatory property of the cannabinoid agonist WIN-55212-2 in a rodent model of chronic brain inflammation
Anti-inflammatory property of the cannabinoid agonist WIN-55212-2 in a rodent model of chronic brain inflammation

Marijuana reduces memory impairment
Aging - Marijuana reduces memory impairment

Cannabidiol in medicine: a review of its therapeutic potential in CNS disorders.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol in medicine: a review of its therapeutic potential in CNS disorders. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids, endocannabinoids, and related analogs in inflammation.
Cannabinoids, endocannabinoids, and related analog... [AAPS J. 2009] - PubMed result






ANTI- OXIDANT PROPERTIES

US Patent 6630507 - Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants
Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants - US Patent 6630507 Abstract

Cannabidiol and (−)Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol are neuroprotective antioxidants
Cannabidiol and (â??)Î?9-tetrahydrocannabinol are neuroprotective antioxidants

Biological screening of 100 plant extracts for cosmetic use (II): anti-oxidative activity and free radical scavenging activity.
Unbound MEDLINE | Biological screening of 100 plant extracts for cosmetic use (II): anti-oxidative activity and free radical scavenging activity. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids protect cells from oxidative cell death: a receptor-independent mechanism.
Cannabinoids protect cells from oxidative cell dea... [J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2000] - PubMed result

Cannabidiol in medicine: a review of its therapeutic potential in CNS disorders.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol in medicine: a review of its therapeutic potential in CNS disorders. Journal article abstract






ANOREXIA-see APPETITE STIMULANT








ANXIOLYTIC EFFECTS

Cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent, as an antipsychotic drug
Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research - Cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent, as an antipsychotic drug

The association between anxiety and alcohol versus cannabis abuse disorders among adolescents in primary care settings
The association between anxiety and alcohol versus cannabis abuse disorders among adolescents in primary care settings -- Low et al. 25 (5): 321 -- Family Practice

The efficacy and safety of nabilone (a synthetic cannabinoid) in the treatment of anxiety
Clinical Studies and Case Reports.

Cannabidiol as an antipsychotic. A double-blind, controlled clinical trial on cannabidiol vs. amisulpride in acute schizophrenia.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Single-dose study of nabilone in anxious volunteers.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effects of {Delta}9-tetrahydrocannabinol on reward and anxiety in rats exposed to chronic unpredictable stress.
Unbound MEDLINE | Effects of {Delta}9-tetrahydrocannabinol on reward and anxiety in rats exposed to chronic unpredictable stress. Journal article abstract

Modulation of effective connectivity during emotional processing by Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.
Modulation of effective connectivity during emotio... [Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2009] - PubMed result

Opposite Effects of Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol and Cannabidiol on Human Brain Function and Psychopathology.
Unbound MEDLINE | Opposite Effects of Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol and Cannabidiol on Human Brain Function and Psychopathology. Journal article






APPETITE STIMULANT

Dronabinol an effective appetite stimulant?
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

THC improves appetite and reverses weight loss in AIDS patients
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Efficacy of dronabinol alone and in combination
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol and marijuana in HIV-positive marijuana smokers: caloric intake, mood, and sleep.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

The synthetic cannabinoid nabilone improves pain and symptom management in cancer patients
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol for supportive therapy in patients with malignant melanoma and liver metastases
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Safety and efficacy of dronabinol in the treatment of agitation in patients with Alzheimer?s disease
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

The perceived effects of smoked cannabis on patients with multiple sclerosis.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effects of dronabinol on anorexia and disturbed behavior in patients with Alzheimer's disease
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol as a treatment for anorexia associated with weight loss in patients with AIDS.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol for appetite stimulation in cancer-associated anorexia
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effect of dronabinol on nutritional status in HIV infection.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol stimulates appetite and causes weight gain in HIV patients.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol effects on weight in patients with HIV infection.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Recent clinical experience with dronabinol.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol enhancement of appetite in cancer patients.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effects of smoked marijuana on food intake and body weight
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Behavioral analysis of marijuana effects on food intake in humans.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports


Cancer-related anorexia-cachexia syndrome
Unbound MEDLINE | Comparison of orally administered cannabis extract and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol in treating patients with cancer-related anorexia-cachexia syndrome: a multicenter, phase III, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical

THC effective in appetite and weight loss in severe lung disease (COPD)
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Machinery Of The 'Marijuana Munchies'
Machinery Of The 'Marijuana Munchies'

Therapeutic Aspects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
ROBSON: Br J Psychiatry, Volume 178().February 2001.107-115

Factors influencing the aggressiveness elicited by marihuana in food-deprived rats
Factors influencing the aggressiveness elicited by marihuana in food-deprived rats

Immunoactive cannabinoids: Therapeutic prospects for marijuana constituents
Immunoactive cannabinoids: Therapeutic prospects for marijuana constituents

Natural Pot-Like Compound Could Fight Obesity
Natural Pot-Like Compound Could Fight Obesity: Scientific American Podcast





ARTHRITIS

The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is an oral anti-arthritic therapeutic in murine collagen-induced arthritis
The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is an oral anti-arthritic therapeutic in murine collagen-induced arthritis â?? PNAS

The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therapies
IngentaConnect The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therap...

Preliminary assessment of the efficacy, tolerability and safety of a cannabis-based medicine (Sativex) in the treatment of pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis
Preliminary assessment of the efficacy, tolerability and safety of a cannabis-based medicine (Sativex) in the treatment of pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis -- Blake et al. 45 (1): 50 -- Rheumatology

Suppression of fibroblast metalloproteinases by ajulemic acid, a nonpsychoactive cannabinoid acid.
Suppression of fibroblast metalloproteinases by aj... [J Cell Biochem. 2007] - PubMed result

The antinociceptive effect of Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol in the arthritic rat involves the CB(2) cannabinoid receptor.
Unbound MEDLINE | The antinociceptive effect of Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol in the arthritic rat involves the CB(2) cannabinoid receptor. Journal article abstract

Synergy between Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol and morphine in the arthritic rat
Unbound MEDLINE | Synergy between Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol and morphine in the arthritic rat. Journal article abstract

Rheumatoid arthritis, Cannabis based medicine eases pain and suppresses disease
Rheumatoid arthritis, cannabis based medicine eases pain and suppresses disease

Pot-Based Drug Promising for Arthritis
Pot-Based Drug Promising for Arthritis

Anti-inflammatory compound from cannabis found in herbs
Anti-inflammatory compound from cannabis found in herbs

ANALGESIC AND ANTIINFLAMMATORY ACTIVITY OF CONSTITUENTS OF CANNABIS SATIVA L..
Analgesic and Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Constituents of Cannabis Sativa

US Patent 6132762 - Transcutaneous application of marijuana
Transcutaneous application of marijuana - US Patent 6132762 Abstract

Cannabis May Suppress Immune System
Cannabis May Suppress Immune System

Immunoactive cannabinoids: Therapeutic prospects for marijuana constituents
Immunoactive cannabinoids: Therapeutic prospects for marijuana constituents

In vivo effects of CB2 receptor-selective cannabinoids on the vasculature of normal and arthritic rat knee joints
In vivo effects of CB2 receptor-selective cannabinoids on the vasculature of normal and arthritic rat knee joints




ASTHMA

The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therapies
IngentaConnect The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therap...

Acute and subacute bronchial effects of oral cannabinoids.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Comparison of bronchial effects of nabilone and terbutaline
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Bronchial effects of aerosolized delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Bronchodilator effect of delta1-tetrahydrocannabinol administered by aerosol
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effects of smoked marijuana in experimentally induced asthma.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Marijuana and oral delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol on specific airway conductance
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

New Synthetic Delta-9-THC Inhaler Offers Safe, Rapid Delivery
New Synthetic Delta-9-THC Inhaler Offers Safe, Rapid Delivery, Phase I Study

Smoked marijuana and oral delta-9-THC on specific airway conductance in asthmatic subjects
Acute effects of smoked marijuana and oral delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol on specific airway conductance in asthmatic subjects

ANALGESIC AND ANTIINFLAMMATORY ACTIVITY OF CONSTITUENTS OF CANNABIS SATIVA L.
Analgesic and Anti-Inflammatory Activity of Constituents of Cannabis Sativa











ATHEROSCLEROSIS

Marijuana Chemical Fights Hardened Arteries
Marijuana Chemical Fights Hardened Arteries

Does Cannabis Hold the Key to Treating Cardiometabolic Disease (may need free registration)
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/525040_print

The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therapies
IngentaConnect The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therap...

Cannabis compound tackles blood vessel disease
Cannabis compound tackles blood vessel disease

Medical marijuana: study shows that THC slows atherosclerosis
The Next Hurrah: Medical marijuana: study shows that THC slows atherosclerosis

Cardiovascular Effects of Cannabis
Cardiovascular Effects of Cannabis

Cannabidiol attenuates high glucose-induced endothelial cell inflammatory response and barrier disruption
Cannabidiol attenuates high glucose-induced endothelial cell inflammatory response and barrier disruption

Low dose oral cannabinoid therapy reduces progression of atherosclerosis in mice.
Low dose oral cannabinoid therapy reduces progress... [Nature. 2005] - PubMed result

Cannabidiol-2',6'-Dimethyl Ether, a Cannabidiol Derivative, Is a Highly Potent and Selective 15-Lipoxygenase Inhibitor.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol-2',6'-Dimethyl Ether, a Cannabidiol Derivative, Is a Highly Potent and Selective 15-Lipoxygenase Inhibitor. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids and atherosclerosis.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabinoids and atherosclerosis. Journal article abstract





AUTISM

Autism and Medical Marijuana
Autism and Medical Marijuana

THE SAM PROJECT: James D.
AAMC patient: James D.

Medical marijuana: a valuable treatment for autism?
Medical Marijuana: A Valuable Treatment for Autism?

Sam?s Story: Using Medical Cannabis to Treat Autism Spectrum Disorder
Using Medical Cannabis to Treat Autism Spectrum Disorder: Sam's Story

Mom: Medical marijuana saved son's life
Medical marijuana used to treat 10-year-old autistic boy - 8/29/09 - Los Angeles-Southern California-LA Breaking News, Weather, Traffic, Sports - abc7.com

Sam's Story: Medical Marijuana and Autism
http://www.ktla.com/news/landing/ktl...,1396115.story
Beta-caryophyllene is a dietary cannabinoid
Beta-caryophyllene is a dietary cannabinoid




BIPOLAR DISORDER

The Use of Cannabis as a Mood Stabilizer in Bipolar Disorder: Anecdotal Evidence and the Need for Clinical Research
The Use of Cannabis as a Mood Stabilizer in Bipolar Disorder

Cannabinoids in bipolar affective disorder: a review and discussion of their therapeutic potential.
Cannabinoids in bipolar affective disorder: a revi... [J Psychopharmacol. 2005] - PubMed result

Cannabis in bipolar
Bipolar Disorder Daily News Blog: Cannabis in bipolar

Recipe For Trouble (anecdotal)
Recipe For Trouble - 48 Hours - CBS News

The effect of extreme marijuana use on the long-term course of bipolar I illness: a single case study.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Opposite relationships between cannabis use and neurocognitive functioning in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia.
Unbound MEDLINE | Opposite relationships between cannabis use and neurocognitive functioning in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. Journal article




BLOOD PRESSURE

Lowering of Blood Pressure Through Use of Hashish
Lowering of Blood Pressure Through Use of Hashish: The Hempire - [cannabis, legalise]

Blood Pressure Lowered With Cannabis Component
Blood Pressure Lowered With Cannabis Component: The Hempire - [cannabis, london]



BONES- see OSTEOPOROSIS



BRAIN CELLS- see NEURONS





BRAIN INJURIES

How hash became a smash in brain trauma research
MAPS: How hash became a smash in brain trauma research

Synthetic Marijuana Helps Trauma Patients
medical marijuana, medical marijuana canada, compassion club, medical cannabis, medical marijuana vancouver - Synthetic Marijuana Helps Trauma Patients

Marijuana Smoking Doesn't Kill
Marijuana Smoking Doesn't Kill

An endogenous cannabinoid (2-AG) is neuroprotective after brain injury.
An endogenous cannabinoid (2-AG) is neuroprotectiv... [Nature. 2001] - PubMed result





BRAIN- PHYSICAL EFFECTS

Effects of frequent marijuana use on brain tissue volume and composition
Effects of frequent marijuana use on brain tissue volume and composition

The influence of substance use on adolescent brain development.
The influence of substance use on adolescent brain... [Clin EEG Neurosci. 2009] - PubMed result

A preliminary DTI study showing no brain structural change associated with adolescent cannabis use
A preliminary DTI study showing no brain structural change associated with adolescent cannabis use

White Matter Integrity in Adolescents with Histories of Marijuana Use and Binge Drinking.
Unbound MEDLINE | White Matter Integrity in Adolescents with Histories of Marijuana Use and Binge Drinking. Journal article abstract

Neuroimaging in cannabis use: a systematic review of the literature.
Unbound MEDLINE | Neuroimaging in cannabis use: a systematic review of the literature. Journal article abstract









CANCER- BREAST

The endogenous cannabinoid anandamide inhibits human breast cancer cell proliferation
http://www.pnas.org/cgi/content/abstract/95/14/8375

Suppression of Nerve Growth Factor Trk Receptors and Prolactin Receptors by Endocannabinoids Leads to Inhibition of Human Breast and Prostate Cancer Cell Proliferation
Suppression of Nerve Growth Factor Trk Receptors and Prolactin Receptors by Endocannabinoids Leads to Inhibition of Human Breast and Prostate Cancer Cell Proliferation -- Melck et al. 141 (1): 118 -- Endocrinology

Antitumor Activity of Plant Cannabinoids with Emphasis on the Effect of Cannabidiol on Human Breast Carcinoma
Antitumor Activity of Plant Cannabinoids with Emphasis on the Effect of Cannabidiol on Human Breast Carcinoma â?? JPET

9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Inhibits Cell Cycle Progression in Human Breast Cancer through Cdc2 Regulation
{Delta}9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Inhibits Cell Cycle Progression in Human Breast Cancer Cells through Cdc2 Regulation -- Caffarel et al. 66 (13): 6615 -- Cancer Research

Cannabidiol inhibits tumour growth in leukaemia and breast cancer in animal studies
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

THC and prochlorperazine effective in reducing vomiting in women following breast surgery
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Cannabidiol Dramatically Inhibits Breast Cancer Cell Growth
Cannabidiol Dramatically Inhibits Breast Cancer Cell Growth, Study Says: The Hempire - [cannabis, legalise]

?Medical Marijuana? Takes On New Meaning for Metastatic Breast Cancer
Breast Cancer - â??Medical Marijuanaâ? Takes On New Meaning for Metastatic Breast Cancer

Cannabidiol may be helpful in reducing the aggressiveness of breast cancer cells
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

JunD is involved in the antiproliferative effect of Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol on human breast cancer cells
JunD is involved in the antiproliferative effect of Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol on human breast cancer cells.


Cannabis Compound May Stop Metastatic Breast Cancer
Cannabis Compound May Stop Metastatic Breast Cancer - washingtonpost.com





CANCER- CERVICAL

Arachidonyl ethanolamide induces apoptosis of uterine cervix cancer cells via aberrantly expressed vanilloid receptor-1
ScienceDirect - Gynecologic Oncology : Arachidonyl ethanolamide induces apoptosis of uterine cervix cancer cells via aberrantly expressed vanilloid receptor-1

Marijuana Ingredients Slow Invasion by Cervical and Lung Cancer Cells
Pot Slows Cancer in Test Tube






CANCER- COLORECTAL

The endogenous cannabinoid, anandamide, induces cell death in colorectal carcinoma cells: a possible role for cyclooxygenase 2
The endogenous cannabinoid, anandamide, induces cell death in colorectal carcinoma cells: a possible role for cyclooxygenase 2

Cannabinoids and cancer: potential for colorectal cancer therapy. (may need free registration)
Cannabinoids and cancer: potential for colorectal cancer therapy.

Marijuana takes on colon cancer
Marijuana takes on colon cancer - health - 01 August 2008 - New Scientist

Cannabis compound clue to colon cancer
Cannabis compound clue to colon cancer - health - 06 August 2008 - New Scientist

Cannabis-Linked Cell Receptor Might Help Prevent Colon Cancer
HealthScout-Consumer Health News, Information and Resources Updated Daily-Cancer-Cannabis-Linked Cell Receptor Might Help Prevent Colon Cancer

Cannabinoids in intestinal inflammation and cancer.
Cannabinoids in intestinal inflammation and cancer. [Pharmacol Res. 2009] - PubMed result




CANCER- GLIOMA/ BRAIN/ HEAD

Anti-tumor effects of cannabidiol
Short News November 9th 3002

Cancer Killer
Latest News - U.S. War on Drugs Stalling Mind-Blowing Research into Pot's Cancer-Healing Properties

Cannabinoids Inhibit the Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Pathway in Gliomas
Cannabinoids Inhibit the Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Pathway in Gliomas -- Blázquez et al. 64 (16): 5617 -- Cancer Research

Inhibition of Glioma Growth in Vivo
http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/cg...61/15/5784.pdf

Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol in patients with recurrent glioblastoma multiforme.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabidiol triggers caspase activation and oxidative stress in human glioma cells.
iHOP - The non-psychoactive cannabidiol triggers caspase activation and oxidative stress in human glioma cells.

Cannabis extract makes brain tumors shrink, halts growth of blood vessels
Cannabis extract makes brain tumors shrink, halts growth of blood vessels

THC tested against brain tumour in pilot clinical study
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

THC inhibits cell cycle progression in human glioblastoma multiforme cells by downregulation of E2F1 in human glioblastoma multiforme cells
Delta9-Tetrahydrocannabinol inhibits cell cycle progression by downregulation of E2F1 in human glioblastoma multiforme cells.

Down-regulation of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases-1 in gliomas
Down-regulation of tissue inhibitor of metalloproteinases-1 in gliomas: a new marker of cannabinoid antitumoral activity?

Cannabinoids inhibit glioma cell invasion by down-regulating matrix metalloproteinase-2 expression.
Cannabinoids inhibit glioma cell invasion by down-regulating matrix metalloproteinase-2 expression.

Anti-Tumor Effects
Anti-Tumor Effects

Cannabinoids Induce Cancer Cell Proliferation via Tumor Necrosis Factor {alpha}-Converting Enzyme (TACE/ADAM17)-Mediated Transactivation of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Cannabinoids Induce Cancer Cell Proliferation via Tumor Necrosis Factor {alpha}-Converting Enzyme (TACE/ADAM17)-Mediated Transactivation of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor -- Hart et al. 64 (6): 1943 -- Cancer Research

Marijuana ingredient may reduce tumours-study
Reuters AlertNet - Marijuana ingredient may reduce tumours-study

Cannabinoid action induces autophagy-mediated cell death through stimulation of ER stress in human glioma cells
Journal of Clinical Investigation -- Cannabinoid action induces autophagy-mediated cell death through stimulation of ER stress in human glioma cells

Cannabidiol inhibits human glioma cell migration through a cannabinoid receptor-independent mechanism
Cannabidiol inhibits human glioma cell migration through a cannabinoid receptor-independent mechanism

Targeting astrocytomas and invading immune cells with cannabinoids: a promising therapeutic avenue.
Unbound MEDLINE | Targeting astrocytomas and invading immune cells with cannabinoids: a promising therapeutic avenue. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoid action induces autophagymediated cell death through stimulation of ER stress in human glioma cells.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabinoid action induces autophagymediated cell death through stimulation of ER stress in human glioma cells. Journal article abstract

Cannabis use and cancer of the head and neck: Case-control study
Cannabis use and cancer of the head and neck: Case-control study

Cannabinoids selectively inhibit proliferation and induce death of cultured human glioblastoma multiforme cells.
Cannabinoids selectively inhibit proliferation and... [J Neurooncol. 2005] - PubMed result




CANCER- LEUKEMIA

Cannabis-induced cytotoxicity in leukemic cell lines
Blood -- Cannabis-induced cytotoxicity in leukemic cell lines: the role of the cannab...

Cannabidiol-Induced Apoptosis in Human Leukemia Cells
Cannabidiol-Induced Apoptosis in Human Leukemia Cells: A Novel Role of Cannabidiol in the Regulation of p22phox and Nox4 Expression â?? Molecular Pharmacology

Marijuana's Active Ingredient Kills Leukemia Cells
http://www..com/vbulletin/showthread.php?t=7107

Targeting CB2 cannabinoid receptors to treat malignant lymphoblastic disease
http://bloodjournal.hematologylibrar.../100/2/627.pdf

Cannabinoids induce incomplete maturation of cultured human leukemia cells (1987)
Energy Citations Database (ECD) - - Document #5164483

{Delta}9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-Induced Apoptosis in Jurkat Leukemia T Cells Is Regulated by Translocation of Bad to Mitochondria
Î?9-Tetrahydrocannabinol-Induced Apoptosis in Jurkat Leukemia T Cells Is Regulated by Translocation of Bad to Mitochondria â?? Mol Cancer Res

Cannabidiol inhibits tumour growth in leukaemia and breast cancer in animal studies
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Enhancing the in vitro cytotoxic activity of Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol in leukemic cells through a combinatorial approach
Enhancing the in vitro cytotoxic activity of Delta... [Leuk Lymphoma. 2008] - PubMed result





CANCER- LUNG

Antineoplastic activity of cannabinoids
Antineoplastic activity of cannabinoids

Delta(9)-Tetrahydrocannabinol inhibits epithelial growth factor-induced lung cancer cell migration in vitro as well as its growth and metastasis in vivo
Unbound MEDLINE | Delta(9)-Tetrahydrocannabinol inhibits epithelial growth factor-induced lung cancer cell migration in vitro as well as its growth and metastasis in vivo. Journal article abstract

Smoking Cannabis Does Not Cause Cancer Of Lung or Upper Airways
CCRMG

No association between lung cancer and cannabis smoking in large study
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Marijuana Smoking Found Non-Carcinogenic
Medical News: ATS: Marijuana Smoking Found Non-Carcinogenic - in Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer from MedPage Today

CLAIM #4: MARIJUANA CAUSES LUNG DISEASE
Erowid Cannabis Vault : Exposing Marijuana Myths

Marijuana Ingredients Slow Invasion by Cervical and Lung Cancer Cells
Pot Slows Cancer in Test Tube

Marijuana May Fight Lung Tumors
Marijuana May Fight Lung Tumors

Anti-Tumor Effects
Anti-Tumor Effects

Cannabinoids Induce Cancer Cell Proliferation via Tumor Necrosis Factor {alpha}-Converting Enzyme (TACE/ADAM17)-Mediated Transactivation of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Cannabinoids Induce Cancer Cell Proliferation via Tumor Necrosis Factor {alpha}-Converting Enzyme (TACE/ADAM17)-Mediated Transactivation of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor -- Hart et al. 64 (6): 1943 -- Cancer Research

Anticancer activity of cannabinoids
[BOT] Anticancer activity of cannabinoids (Journal of the National Cancer Institute, Vol. 55, No. 3, September 1975, pp.597-602)





CANCER- LYMPHOMA

Cannabinoid Receptor Agonists May Be Novel Class of Anti-Lymphoma Agents
AAMC: Cannabinoid Receptor Agonists May Be Novel Class of Anti-Lymphoma Agents

Expression of cannabinoid receptors type 1 and type 2 in non-Hodgkin lymphoma: growth inhibition by receptor activation.
Expression of cannabinoid receptors type 1 and typ... [Int J Cancer. 2008] - PubMed result



CANCER- MELANOMA

Dronabinol for supportive therapy in patients with malignant melanoma and liver metastases.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Intractable nausea and vomiting due to gastrointestinal mucosal metastases
Clinical Studies and Case Reports








CANCER- ORAL

Smoking of cannabis does not increase risk for oral cancer
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Marijuana use and Risk of Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma
http://web.archive.org/web/200601121...lCarcinoma.pdf

A Population-Based Case-Control Study of Marijuana Use and Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
A population-based case-control study of marijuana... [Cancer Prev Res (Phila Pa). 2009] - PubMed result






CANCER- PANCREATIC

Cannabinoids Induce Apoptosis of Pancreatic Tumor Cells via Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress?Related Genes
Cannabinoids Induce Apoptosis of Pancreatic Tumor Cells via Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress-Related Genes -- Carracedo et al. 66 (13): 6748 -- Cancer Research






CANCER- PROSTATE

Suppression of Nerve Growth Factor Trk Receptors and Prolactin Receptors by Endocannabinoids Leads to Inhibition of Human Breast and Prostate Cancer Cell Proliferation
Suppression of Nerve Growth Factor Trk Receptors and Prolactin Receptors by Endocannabinoids Leads to Inhibition of Human Breast and Prostate Cancer Cell Proliferation -- Melck et al. 141 (1): 118 -- Endocrinology

Cannabinoid Receptor as a Novel Target for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer
http://cancerres.aacrjournals.org/cg.../65/5/1635.pdf

Cannabis chemicals may help fight prostate cancer
Cannabis chemicals may help fight prostate cancer | Reuters

Inhibition of human tumour prostate PC-3 cell growth by cannabinoids R(+)-Methanandamide and JWH-015: Involvement of CB2 - Abstract
UroToday - Inhibition of human tumour prostate PC-3 cell growth by cannabinoids R(+)-Methanandamide and JWH-015: Involvement of CB2 - Abstract

Chemicals found in cannabis may help fight prostate cancer
Chemicals found in cannabis may help fight prostate cancer - Herald Scotland | News | Health

Anti-proliferative and apoptotic effects of anandamide in human prostatic cancer cell lines: implication of epidermal growth factor receptor down-regulation and ceramide production.
Anti-proliferative and apoptotic effects of ananda... [Prostate. 2003] - PubMed result

Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol induces apoptosis in human prostate PC-3 cells via a receptor-independent mechanism
ScienceDirect - FEBS Letters :& #x394;9-Tetrahydrocannabinol induces apoptosis in human prostate PC-3 cells via a receptor-independent mechanism







CANCER- RISK CANNABIS VS TOBACCO

Cannabis Smoke and Cancer: Assessing the Risk
Cannabis Smoke and Cancer: Assessing the Risk - NORML

Cannabis and tobacco smoke are not equally carcinogenic
Cannabis and tobacco smoke are not equally carcinogenic

Smoking Marijuana Does Not Cause Lung Cancer
US: Web: Study: Smoking Marijuana Does Not Cause Lung Cancer

Blunt Smokers Link Dependence Potential To Nicotine
Blunt Smokers Link Dependence Potential To Nicotine

Premiere British Medical Journal Pronounces Marijuana Safer Than Alcohol, Tobacco
The Cannabis Link

Why Doesn't Smoking Marijuana Cause Cancer?
Why Doesn't Smoking Marijuana Cause Cancer?

Marijuana Smoking Found Non-Carcinogenic
Medical News: ATS: Marijuana Smoking Found Non-Carcinogenic - in Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer from MedPage Today





CANCER- SKIN

Inhibition of skin tumor growth and angiogenesis in vivo by activation of cannabinoid receptors
Journal of Clinical Investigation -- Inhibition of skin tumor growth and angiogenesis in vivo by activation of cannabinoid receptors

Cannabis Reduces Skin Cancer
Cannabis reduces skin cancer





CANCER- TESTICULAR

The antiemetic efficacy of nabilone
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Chemotherapy for Testicular Cancer
Chemotherapy for Testicular Cancer by Anonymous




CANCER- THYROID

A metabolically stable analogue of anandamide, Met-F-AEA, inhibits human thyroid carcinoma cell lines by activation of apoptosis
Unbound MEDLINE | A metabolically stable analogue of anandamide, Met-F-AEA, inhibits human thyroid carcinoma cell lines by activation of apoptosis. Journal article abstract







CANCER- VARIOUS/ UNNAMED

Derivatives of cannabis for anti-cancer treatment
Derivatives of cannabis for anti-cancer treatment win Kaye Award for Hebrew University student

Cancer Killer
Latest News - U.S. War on Drugs Stalling Mind-Blowing Research into Pot's Cancer-Healing Properties

Anandamide Induces Apoptosis in Human Cells via Vanilloid Receptors
Anandamide Induces Apoptosis in Human Cells via Vanilloid Receptors â?? JBC

Nabilone improves pain and symptom management
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

The effects of smoked cannabis in painful peripheral neuropathy
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol for appetite stimulation
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol and prochlorperazine in combination
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol enhancement of appetite in cancer patients.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Efficacy of tetrahydrocannabinol
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Inhalation marijuana as an antiemetic for cancer chemotherapy.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone versus domperidone
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone vs. placebo in chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

The antiemetic activity of tetrahydrocanabinol versus metoclopramide
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol as an antiemetic for patients receiving cancer chemotherapy
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol as an antiemetic in cancer patients receiving high-dose methotrexate
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) as an antiemetic in patients treated with cancer chemotherapy
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Amelioration of cancer chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting by delta-9-THC
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Superiority of nabilone over prochlorperazine as an antiemetic
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Analgesic effect of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

The analgesic properties of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol and codeine.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Comparison of orally administered cannabis extract and delta-9-THC
Unbound MEDLINE | Comparison of orally administered cannabis extract and delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol in treating patients with cancer-related anorexia-cachexia syndrome: a multicenter, phase III, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical

Cannabis May Help Combat Cancer-causing Herpes Viruses
Cannabis May Help Combat Cancer-causing Herpes Viruses

Marijuana Smoking Found Non-Carcinogenic
Medical News: ATS: Marijuana Smoking Found Non-Carcinogenic - in Hematology/Oncology, Lung Cancer from MedPage Today

A Cannabinoid Anticancer Quinone, HU-331, Is More Potent and Less Cardiotoxic Than Doxorubicin: A Comparative in Vivo Study
A Cannabinoid Anticancer Quinone, HU-331, Is More Potent and Less Cardiotoxic Than Doxorubicin: A Comparative in Vivo Study â?? JPET

Therapeutic Aspects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
ROBSON: Br J Psychiatry, Volume 178().February 2001.107-115

Anti-Tumor Effects
Anti-Tumor Effects

Cannabinoids for Cancer Treatment: Progress and Promise
Cannabinoids for Cancer Treatment: Progress and Promise -- Sarfaraz et al. 68 (2): 339 -- Cancer Research

Cannabinoids and cancer: pros and cons of an antitumour strategy
Cannabinoids and cancer: pros and cons of an antitumour strategy

Cannabinoids in the treatment of cancer
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabinoids in the treatment of cancer. Journal article abstract

Use of cannabinoid receptor agonists in cancer therapy as palliative and curative agents.
Use of cannabinoid receptor agonists in cancer the... [Best Pract Res Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009] - PubMed result

A Population-Based Case-Control Study of Marijuana Use and Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma.
A Population-Based Case-Control Study of Marijuana Use and Head and Neck Squamous Cell Carcinoma -- Liang et al. 2 (8): 759 -- Cancer Prevention Research

Could smoking pot cut risk of head, neck cancer?
http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20090825/..._smoking_pot_1

Cannabinoids and cancer: pros and cons of an antitumour strategy
Cannabinoids and cancer: pros and cons of an antitumour strategy

Cannabinoid receptor ligands as potential anticancer agents--high hopes for new therapies?
Cannabinoid receptor ligands as potential anticanc... [J Pharm Pharmacol. 2009] - PubMed result

Marijuana May Prevent Cancer, Not Cause It
Entheology

Unpublished Federal Study Found THC-Treated Rats Lived Longer, Had Less Cancer
The Medical Marijuana Magazine





CANNABICHROMENE

Biological activity of cannabichromene, its homologs and isomers.
Biological activity of cannabichromene, its homolo... [J Clin Pharmacol. 1981 Aug-Sep] - PubMed result





CANNABIDIOL/ CBD

Comparison of Cannabidiol, Antioxidants, and Diuretics in Reversing Binge Ethanol-Induced Neurotoxicity
Comparison of Cannabidiol, Antioxidants, and Diuretics in Reversing Binge Ethanol-Induced Neurotoxicity â?? JPET

Cannabinol delays symptom onset
Cannabinol delays symptom onset in SOD1 (G93A) tra... [Amyotroph Lateral Scler Other Motor Neuron Disord. 2005] - PubMed result

The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is an oral anti-arthritic therapeutic in murine collagen-induced arthritis
The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is an oral anti-arthritic therapeutic in murine collagen-induced arthritis â?? PNAS

Cannabidiol inhibits tumour growth in leukaemia and breast cancer
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Anti-tumor effects of cannabidiol
Short News November 9th 3002

The non-psychoactive cannabidiol triggers caspase activation and oxidative stress in human glioma cells.
iHOP - The non-psychoactive cannabidiol triggers caspase activation and oxidative stress in human glioma cells.

Cannabidiol-Induced Apoptosis in Human Leukemia Cells
Cannabidiol-Induced Apoptosis in Human Leukemia Cells: A Novel Role of Cannabidiol in the Regulation of p22phox and Nox4 Expression â?? Molecular Pharmacology

Cannabidiol lowers incidence of diabetes in non-obese diabetic mice
Cannabidiol lowers incidence of diabetes in non-ob... [Autoimmunity. 2006] - PubMed result

Neuroprotective and Blood-Retinal Barrier-Preserving Effects of Cannabidiol in Experimental Diabetes
Neuroprotective and Blood-Retinal Barrier-Preserving Effects of Cannabidiol in Experimental Diabetes -- El-Remessy et al. 168 (1): 235 -- American Journal of Pathology

Evaluation of cannabidiol in dystonic movement disorders
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabidiol in dystonic movement disorders.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Beneficial and adverse effects of cannabidiol in a Parkinson patient
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Treatment of Meige's syndrome with cannabidiol.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

CHRONIC ADMINISTRATION OF CANNABIDIOL TO HEALTHY VOLUNTEERS AND EPILEPTIC PATIENTS (1980)
http://web.acsalaska.net/~warmgun/es201.html

Neuroprotective effect of (-)Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol
Unbound MEDLINE | Neuroprotective effect of (-)Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol in N-methyl-D-aspartate-induced retinal neurotoxicity: involvement of peroxynitrite. Journal article abstract

EFFECTS OF CANNABIDIOL IN HUNTINGTON'S DISEASE
Effects of Cannabidiol in Huntington's Disease

The therapeutic rationale for combining tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.
(may need free registration)
A tale of two cannabinoids: the therapeutic rationale for combining tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.

Cannabidiol has a cerebroprotective action
Unbound MEDLINE | Delayed treatment with cannabidiol has a cerebroprotective action via a cannabinoid receptor-independent myeloperoxidase-inhibiting mechanism. Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol, a constituent of Cannabis sativa, modulates sleep in rats. (may need free registration)
Cannabidiol, a constituent of Cannabis sativa, modulates sleep in rats.

Who's Afraid of Cannabidiol?
Fred Gardner: Who's Afraid of Cannabidiol?

Cannabidiol protects against myocardial ischemic reperfusion injury.
Cannabidiol, a nonpsychoactive Cannabis constituent, protects against myocardial ischemic reperfusion injury -- Durst et al. 293 (6): H3602 -- AJP - Heart and Circulatory Physiology

Cannabidiol May be Effective in Preventing Bovine Spongiforme Enzephalopathy (Mad Cow Disease)
AAMC: Cannabidiol may be effective in preventing bovine spongiforme enzephalopathy (mad cow disease)

Cannabidiol, extracted from Cannabis sativa, selectively inhibits inflammatory hypermotility in mice.
Cannabidiol, extracted from Cannabis sativa, selectively inhibits inflammatory hypermotility in mice.

Cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent, as an antipsychotic drug
Brazilian Journal of Medical and Biological Research - Cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent, as an antipsychotic drug

Composition of the essential oils and extracts of two populations of Cannabis sativa L. ssp. spontanea from Austria
Composition of the essential oils and extracts of two populations of Cannabis sativa L. ssp. spontanea from Austria | Journal of Essential Oil Research: JEOR | Find Articles at BNET

Cannabidiol as an antipsychotic. A double-blind, controlled clinical trial on cannabidiol vs. amisulpride in acute schizophrenia.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Treatment with CBD in oily solution of drug-resistant paediatric epilepsies.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabidiol decreases bone resorption by inhibiting RANK/RANKL expression and pro-inflammatory cytokines during experimental periodontitis in rats.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol decreases bone resorption by inhibiting RANK/RANKL expression and pro-inflammatory cytokines during experimental periodontitis in rats. Journal article abstract

The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is a wake-inducing agent.
Unbound MEDLINE | The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is a wake-inducing agent. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids Induce Cancer Cell Proliferation via Tumor Necrosis Factor {alpha}-Converting Enzyme (TACE/ADAM17)-Mediated Transactivation of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor
Cannabinoids Induce Cancer Cell Proliferation via Tumor Necrosis Factor {alpha}-Converting Enzyme (TACE/ADAM17)-Mediated Transactivation of the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor -- Hart et al. 64 (6): 1943 -- Cancer Research

Divergent effects of cannabidiol on the discriminative stimulus and place conditioning effects of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol
Divergent effects of cannabidiol on the discriminative stimulus and place conditioning effects of Î?9-tetrahydrocannabinol

The diverse CB1 and CB2 receptor pharmacology of three plant cannabinoids: Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol, cannabidiol and Δ9-tetrahydrocannabivarin
The diverse CB1 and CB2 receptor pharmacology of three plant cannabinoids: Î?9-tetrahydrocannabinol, cannabidiol and Î?9-tetrahydrocannabivarin

Cannabidiol attenuates high glucose-induced endothelial cell inflammatory response and barrier disruption
Cannabidiol attenuates high glucose-induced endothelial cell inflammatory response and barrier disruption

Cannabidiol in vivo blunts β-amyloid induced neuroinflammation by suppressing IL-1β and iNOS expression
Cannabidiol in vivo blunts β-amyloid induced neuroinflammation by suppressing IL-1β and iNOS expression

Cannabidiol and (−)Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol are neuroprotective antioxidants
Cannabidiol and (â??)Î?9-tetrahydrocannabinol are neuroprotective antioxidants

Cannabidiol-2',6'-Dimethyl Ether, a Cannabidiol Derivative, Is a Highly Potent and Selective 15-Lipoxygenase Inhibitor.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol-2',6'-Dimethyl Ether, a Cannabidiol Derivative, Is a Highly Potent and Selective 15-Lipoxygenase Inhibitor. Journal article abstract

Beneficial effects of a Cannabis sativa extract treatment on diabetes-induced neuropathy and oxidative stress.
Unbound MEDLINE | Beneficial effects of a Cannabis sativa extract treatment on diabetes-induced neuropathy and oxidative stress. Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol: from an inactive cannabinoid to a drug with wide spectrum of action.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol: from an inactive cannabinoid to a drug with wide spectrum of action. Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol in medicine: a review of its therapeutic potential in CNS disorders.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol in medicine: a review of its therapeutic potential in CNS disorders. Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol: a promising drug for neurodegenerative disorders?
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol: a promising drug for neurodegenerative disorders? Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol, a safe and non-psychotropic ingredient of the marijuana plant Cannabis sativa, is protective in a murine model of colitis.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol, a safe and non-psychotropic ingredient of the marijuana plant Cannabis sativa, is protective in a murine model of colitis. Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol ameliorates cognitive and motor impairments in mice with bile duct ligation.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol ameliorates cognitive and motor impairments in mice with bile duct ligation. Journal article abstract

Modulation of effective connectivity during emotional processing by Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol.
Modulation of effective connectivity during emotio... [Int J Neuropsychopharmacol. 2009] - PubMed result

Non-psychotropic plant cannabinoids: new therapeutic opportunities from an ancient herb.
Non-psychotropic plant cannabinoids: new therapeut... [Trends Pharmacol Sci. 2009] - PubMed result

Antidepressant-like effects of cannabidiol in mice: possible involvement of 5-HT receptors.
Unbound MEDLINE | Antidepressant-like effects of cannabidiol in mice: possible involvement of 5-HT receptors. Journal article

Effects of cannabidiol on amphetamine-induced oxidative stress generation in an animal model of mania.
Unbound MEDLINE | Effects of cannabidiol on amphetamine-induced oxidative stress generation in an animal model of mania. Journal article

Opposite Effects of Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol and Cannabidiol on Human Brain Function and Psychopathology.
Unbound MEDLINE | Opposite Effects of Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol and Cannabidiol on Human Brain Function and Psychopathology. Journal article

Brazilian Scientists Show How Marijuana Can Help in Treating Parkinson
http://brazzilmag.com/lamvt/componen...parkinson.html

Cannabis by product helps reduce effects of Parkinson disease medication
Cannabis by product helps reduce effects of Parkinson disease medication — MercoPress





CANNADOR - a plant extract in pill form

A multicenter dose-escalation study of the analgesic and adverse effects of an oral cannabis extract (Cannador) for postoperative pain management.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabis effective at relieving pain after major surgery
Cannabis effective at relieving pain after major surgery





CARDIOVASCULAR- see HEART DISEASE




CESAMET- see NABILONE





CHEMICAL COMPOSITION

Cannabis: A source of useful pharma compounds neglected in India
Cannabis: A source of useful pharma compounds - MedPot.net/Forums

Pharmacokinetics and cannabinoid action using oral cannabis extract
MediLexicon News - Pharmacokinetics and cannabinoid action using oral cannabis extract

The chemistry and biological activity of cannabis
UNODC - Bulletin on Narcotics - 1972 Issue 2 - 004

Differential effects of medical marijuana based on strain and route of administration
Differential effects of medical marijuana based on strain and route of administration: A three-year observational study

Cannabis / Marijuana ( Δ 9 -Tetrahydrocannabinol, THC)
Drugs and Human Performance FACT SHEETS - Cannabis / Marijuana ( D 9 -Tetrahydrocannabinol, THC)

A chemotaxonomic analysis of cannabinoid variation in Cannabis
A chemotaxonomic analysis of cannabinoid variation in Cannabis (Cannabaceae) -- Hillig and Mahlberg 91 (6): 966 -- American Journal of Botany

The inheritance of chemical phenotype in Cannabis sativa L.
http://www.genetics.org/cgi/reprint/163/1/335.pdf

Medical Cannabis Potency Testing Project
Medical Cannabis Potency Testing Project - Autumn 1999

Compounds found in Cannabis Sativa
Compounds found in Cannabis Sativa

Hemp Seed Oil : The Wonder Oil For the New Millennium
Hemp Seed Oil, The Wonder Oil for the New Millennium

Composition of the essential oils and extracts of two populations of Cannabis sativa L. ssp. spontanea from Austria
Composition of the essential oils and extracts of two populations of Cannabis sativa L. ssp. spontanea from Austria | Journal of Essential Oil Research: JEOR | Find Articles at BNET

Non-cannabinoid constituents from a high potency Cannabis sativa variety.
Unbound MEDLINE | Non-cannabinoid constituents from a high potency Cannabis sativa variety. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoid Ester Constituents from High-Potency Cannabis sativa.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabinoid Ester Constituents from High-Potency Cannabis sativa. Journal article abstract

Phytochemical and genetic analyses of ancient cannabis from Central Asia
Phytochemical and genetic analyses of ancient cannabis from Central Asia

Plant cannabinoids: a neglected pharmacological treasure trove
Plant cannabinoids: a neglected pharmacological treasure trove

Cannabis confusions
Science commentary: Cannabis confusions

Evaluation of herbal cannabis characteristics by medical users: a randomized trial
Evaluation of herbal cannabis characteristics by medical users: a randomized trial

CHEMOTAXONOMY OF CANNABIS 1. CROSSBREEDING BETWEEN CANNABIS SATIVA AND C. RUDERALIS, WITH ANALYSIS OF CANNABINOID CONTENT
Beutler1979

Interrelationships of glandular trichomes and cannabinoid content II.
Developing vegetative leaves of Cannabis sativa L. (Cannabaceae)
bcgrowers title

Constituents of Cannabis sativa L., XX: the cannabinoid content of Mexican variants grown in Mexico and in Mississippi, United States of America
bcgrowers title

Some features of Cannabis plants grown in the United Kingdom from seeds of known origin.
Unbound MEDLINE | Some features of Cannabis plants grown in the United Kingdom from seeds of known origin. Journal article abstract

Characterisation of cannabis plants phenotypes from illegal cultivations in Crete
Characterisation of cannabis plants phenotypes fro... [Boll Chim Farm. 2000 May-Jun] - PubMed result

NMR assignments of the major cannabinoids and cannabiflavonoids isolated from flowers of Cannabis sativa
NMR assignments of the major cannabinoids and cann... [Phytochem Anal. 2004 Nov-Dec] - PubMed result

Flavonoid glycosides and cannabinoids from the pollen of Cannabis sativa L.
Flavonoid glycosides and cannabinoids from the pol... [Phytochem Anal. 2005 Jan-Feb] - PubMed result

Biochemical differences in Cannabis sativa L. depending on sexual phenotype
http://jag.igr.poznan.pl/2002-Volume..._4-451-462.pdf

The Inheritance of Chemical Phenotype in Cannabis sativa L.
The Inheritance of Chemical Phenotype in Cannabis sativa L. -- de Meijer et al. 163 (1): 335 -- Genetics

Cannabis and Cannabis Extracts: Greater Than the Sum of Their Parts?
http://www.omma1998.org/McPartland-R...(3-4)-2001.pdf

Effects of Gibberellic Acid on Primary Terpenoids and Delta-Tetrahydrocannabinol in Cannabis sativa at Flowering Stage.
Unbound MEDLINE | Effects of Gibberellic Acid on Primary Terpenoids and Delta-Tetrahydrocannabinol in Cannabis sativa at Flowering Stage. Journal article abstract

A qualitative and quantitative HPTLC densitometry method for the analysis of cannabinoids in Cannabis sativa L.
Unbound MEDLINE | A qualitative and quantitative HPTLC densitometry method for the analysis of cannabinoids in Cannabis sativa L. Journal article abstract

Comparative Proteomics of Cannabis sativa Plant Tissues
Comparative Proteomics of Cannabis sativa Plant Tissues

Identification of candidate genes affecting Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol biosynthesis in Cannabis sativa
Identification of candidate genes affecting Î?9-tetrahydrocannabinol biosynthesis in Cannabis sativa





CHEMOTHERAPY

Efficacy of dronabinol alone and in combination with ondansetron versus ondansetron alone for delayed chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.
Efficacy of dronabinol alone and in combination wi... [Curr Med Res Opin. 2007] - PubMed result

Dronabinol for supportive therapy in patients with malignant melanoma and liver metastases
[Dronabinol for supportive therapy in patients with malignant melanoma and liver metastases.]

An efficient new cannabinoid antiemetic in pediatric oncology
An efficient new cannabinoid antiemetic in pediatric oncology

Dronabinol and prochlorperazine in combination
Dronabinol and prochlorperazine in combination for... [J Pain Symptom Manage. 1991] - PubMed result

Marijuana as antiemetic medicine
MAPS - Marijuana as Antiemetic Medicine: A Survey of Oncologists' Experiences and Attitudes - Doblin, Richard and Kleiman, Mark A. R, "Marijuana as Antiemetic Medicine: A Survey of Oncologists' Experiences and Attitudes." - Journal of Clinical Oncolo

Efficacy of tetrahydrocannabinol in patients refractory to standard anti-emetic therapy
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Inhalation marijuana as an antiemetic for cancer chemotherapy.
Peer Reviewed Results of New York State-sponsored Cancer/Marijuana Studies

Nabilone versus prochlorperazine
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone: an alternative antiemetic for cancer chemotherapy.
Nabilone: an alternative antiemetic for cancer chemotherapy.

Antiemetic efficacy of nabilone and alizapride
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone versus domperidone
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

THC or Compazine for the cancer chemotherapy patient
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Comparison of nabilone and prochlorperazine
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone vs. prochlorperazine for refractory emesis
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone vs. placebo
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Tetrahydroannabinol (THC) vs prochlorperazine as chemotherapy antiemetics.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Comparative trial of the antiemetic effects of THC and haloperidol
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Comparison of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol and prochlorperazine
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol in cancer chemotherapy.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Antiemetic effect of tetrahydrocannabinol
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Tetrahydrocanabinol versus metoclopramide and thiethylperazine
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effects of nabilone and prochlorperazine on chemotherapy-induced emesis
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol as an antiemetic
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol as an antiemetic in cancer patients receiving high-dose methotrexate
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

THC as an antiemetic in patients treated with cancer chemotherapy
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Amelioration of cancer chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting by delta-9-THC
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Superiority of nabilone over prochlorperazine
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Antiemetic effect of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Therapeutic Aspects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
ROBSON: Br J Psychiatry, Volume 178().February 2001.107-115

Oral vs. Inhaled Cannabinoids for Nausea/Vomiting from Cancer Chemotherapy
Report on New Mexico Cancer/Marijuana Study

Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannibinol as an Antiemetic in Cancer Patients Receiving High-Dose Methotrexate
Inhaled THC Produces Better Blood Levels than THC by Mouth

Divergent effects of cannabidiol on the discriminative stimulus and place conditioning effects of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol
Divergent effects of cannabidiol on the discriminative stimulus and place conditioning effects of Î?9-tetrahydrocannabinol

Efficacy of Crude Marijuana and Synthetic Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol as Treatment for Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting: A Systematic Literature Review.
Unbound MEDLINE | Efficacy of Crude Marijuana and Synthetic Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol as Treatment for Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting: A Systematic Literature Review. Journal article abstract





CHILDREN/ YOUNG ADULTS

Experiences with THC-treatment in children and adolescents
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

An efficient new cannabinoid antiemetic in pediatric oncology.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone versus prochlorperazine for control of cancer chemotherapy-induced emesis in children
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone: an alternative antiemetic for cancer chemotherapy.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Marijuana and ADD Therapeutic uses of Medical Marijuana in the treatment of ADD
Therapeutic uses of Medical Marijuana in the treatment of Attention Deficit Disorder

Oily fish makes 'babies brainier'
BBC NEWS | Health | Oily fish makes 'babies brainier'

Cannabis is a First-Line Treatment for Childhood Mental Disorders
Dr. Tod Mikuriya: Cannabis as a Frontline Treatment for Childhood Mental Disorders

Ganja use among Jamaican women.
http://www.rism.org/isg/dlp/ganja/an...njaBabyes.html

Dreher's Jamaican Pregnancy Study
Latest News - Dreher's Jamaican Pregnancy Study

Medical marijuana: a surprising solution to severe morning sickness
Medical Marijuana: A Surprising Solution to Severe Morning Sickness // Current

Moderate cannabis use not harmful to the brain of adolescents, M R I study finds
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

No brain structural change associated with adolescent cannabis use
A preliminary DTI study showing no brain structural change associated with adolescent cannabis use

No 'Smoking' Gun: Research Indicates Teen Marijuana Use Does Not Predict Drug, Alcohol Abuse
No 'Smoking' Gun: Research Indicates Teen Marijuana Use Does Not Predict Drug, Alcohol Abuse

Pot May Not Shrink Teens' Brains After All
Medical News: Pot May Not Shrink Teens' Brains After All - in Neurology, General Neurology from MedPage Today

Swiss Study Finds Marijuana Use Alone May Benefit Some Teens
Swiss Study Finds Marijuana Use Alone May Benefit Some Teens, U.S. Doctor Disagrees - Health News | Current Health News | Medical News - FOXNews.com

Some go without a cigarette: characteristics of cannabis users who have never smoked tobacco.
Some go without a cigarette: characteristics of cannabis users who have never smoked tobacco.

Marijuana Use by Young People: The Impact of State Medical Marijuana Laws
Teen Use Report

Recipe For Trouble (anecdotal)
Recipe For Trouble - 48 Hours - CBS News

The association between anxiety and alcohol versus cannabis abuse disorders among adolescents in primary care settings
http://fampra.oxfordjournals.org/cgi...bstract/cmn049

Treatment with CBD in oily solution of drug-resistant paediatric epilepsies.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

The Mental Health Risks of Adolescent Cannabis Use
The Mental Health Risks of Adolescent Cannabis Use

Comparison of meconium and neonatal hair analysis for detection of gestational exposure to drugs of abuse
Comparison of meconium and neonatal hair analysis for detection of gestational exposure to drugs of abuse

The herbal remedy: Teens use cannabis for relief, not recreation
The herbal remedy: Teens use cannabis for relief, not recreation

Why I Give My 9-year-old Pot
Why I am giving marijuana to my 9-year-old autistic son.

The influence of substance use on adolescent brain development.
The influence of substance use on adolescent brain... [Clin EEG Neurosci. 2009] - PubMed result

Cannabis use and destructive periodontal diseases among adolescents
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabis use and destructive periodontal diseases among adolescents. Journal article abstract

White Matter Integrity in Adolescents with Histories of Marijuana Use and Binge Drinking.
Unbound MEDLINE | White Matter Integrity in Adolescents with Histories of Marijuana Use and Binge Drinking. Journal article abstract

Relief-oriented use of marijuana by teens
Relief-oriented use of marijuana by teens

Cannabis use and deliberate self-harm in adolescence: a comparative analysis of associations in England and Norway.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabis use and deliberate self-harm in adolescence: a comparative analysis of associations in England and Norway. Journal article abstract

Cannabis withdrawal severity and short-term course among cannabis-dependent adolescent and young adult inpatients
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabis withdrawal severity and short-term course among cannabis-dependent adolescent and young adult inpatients. Journal article abstract

Urinary toxicological screening: Analytical interference between niflumic acid and cannabis.
Unbound MEDLINE | [Urinary toxicological screening: Analytical interference between niflumic acid and cannabis.] Journal article abstract

Is moderate substance use associated with altered executive functioning in a population-based sample of young adults?
Unbound MEDLINE | Is moderate substance use associated with altered executive functioning in a population-based sample of young adults? Journal article

Cannabis and tobacco use: where are the boundaries? A qualitative study on cannabis consumption modes among adolescents.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabis and tobacco use: where are the boundaries? A qualitative study on cannabis consumption modes among adolescents. Journal article

Maternal Marijuana use not Associated with Psychotic Symptoms , but Alcohol is
Maternal Marijuana use not Associated with Psychotic Symptoms , but Alcohol is

Maternal tobacco, cannabis and alcohol use during pregnancy and risk of adolescent psychotic symptoms in offspring.
Unbound MEDLINE | Maternal tobacco, cannabis and alcohol use during pregnancy and risk of adolescent psychotic symptoms in offspring. Journal article abstract







CHRONIC CYSTITIS

Cannabinoid rotation in a young woman with chronic cystitis
Clinical Studies and Case Reports







COGNATIVE EFFECTS- see IQ





COPD/ LUNG FUNCTION

THC effective in appetite and weight loss in severe lung disease (COPD)
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Heavy Long-Term Marijuana Use Does Not Impair Lung Function
Erowid Cannabis Vault : Health Effects : Media

Researchers to test if cannabis ingredient can help COPD patients
Researchers to test if cannabis ingredient can help COPD patients: The Hempire - [cannabis, legalise]

Heavy Habitual Marijuana Smoking Does Not Cause an Accelerated Decline in FEV with Age
http://www.ukcia.org/research/Marjiu...lineInFEV1.pdf

Byssinosis, Chronic Bronchitis, and Ventilatory Capacities in Workers Exposed to Soft Hemp Dust
Byssinosis, Chronic Bronchitis, and Ventilatory Capacities in Workers Exposed to Soft Hemp Dust

Smoking Pot, Cigarettes Ups COPD Risk
Smoking Pot, Cigarettes Ups COPD Risk

Does smoking marijuana increase the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?
Does smoking marijuana increase the risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?

Marijuana and chronic obstructive lung disease: a population-based study
Marijuana and chronic obstructive lung disease: a population-based study

Effects of cannabis on lung function: a population-based cohort study.
Effects of cannabis on lung function: a population-based cohort study.








COUGH

Cannabis Cough Cure
Cannabis Cough Cure: The Hempire - [cannabis, uk]

Novel treatment for cough (Patent)
United States Patent Application: 0060013777




CP 7497 - a synthetic cannabinoid

Spice drugs: cannabinoids as a new designer drugs.
Unbound MEDLINE | [Spice drugs: cannabinoids as a new designer drugs.] Journal article abstract





CROHN'S/IBS/ULCERATIVE COLITIS

Cannabis-based drugs could offer new hope for inflammatory bowel disease patients
Cannabis-based drugs could offer new hope for inflammatory bowel disease patients

Cannabis may soothe inflamed bowels
Cannabis may soothe inflamed bowels - Current medical events - Hemp and Medicine - Welcome to www.hemp-info.ch! The specialist for hemp (Cannabis) in Switzerland

In the Human Colon: Cannabinoids Promote Epithelial Wound Healing
Elsevier

Crohn's Patients Report Symptomatic Relief From Cannabis
Crohn's Patients Report Symptomatic Relief From Cannabis: The Hempire - [cannabis, britain]

Cannabis Helps Ulcers And Crohn's Disease
Cannabis Helps Ulcers And Crohn's Disease: The Hempire - [cannabis, legalise]

Bowel Study Backs Cannabis Drugs
Bowel Study Backs Cannabis Drugs: The Hempire - [cannabis, london]

Endocannabinoids and the gastrointestinal tract: what are the key questions?
Wiley InterScience :: Session Cookies

MARIJUANA AND IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME (IBS) (anecdotal)
MARIHUANA AND IRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME by Christine

Marijuana and Crohn?s Disease (anecdotal)
Crohn’s Disease by Marilyn Loskot

Anti-inflammatory compound from cannabis found in herbs
Anti-inflammatory compound from cannabis found in herbs

Cannabidiol, extracted from Cannabis sativa, selectively inhibits inflammatory hypermotility in mice.
Cannabidiol, extracted from Cannabis sativa, selectively inhibits inflammatory hypermotility in mice.

Cannabinoids and gastrointestinal motility: animal and human studies.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabinoids and gastrointestinal motility: animal and human studies. Journal article

Cannabinoids and intestinal motility: welcome to CB2 receptors
Cannabinoids and intestinal motility: welcome to CB2 receptors

The endogenous cannabinoid system protects against colonic inflammation
The endogenous cannabinoid system protects against colonic inflammation

Central and peripheral cannabinoid modulation of gastrointestinal transit in physiological states or during the diarrhoea induced by croton oil
Central and peripheral cannabinoid modulation of gastrointestinal transit in physiological states or during the diarrhoea induced by croton oil

Modulation of peristalsis by cannabinoid CB1 ligands in the isolated guinea-pig ileum
Modulation of peristalsis by cannabinoid CB1 ligands in the isolated guinea-pig ileum

Intestinal obstruction by an unusual foreign body
Intestinal obstruction by an unusual foreign body



Cannabidiol, a safe and non-psychotropic ingredient of the marijuana plant Cannabis sativa, is protective in a murine model of colitis.
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabidiol, a safe and non-psychotropic ingredient of the marijuana plant Cannabis sativa, is protective in a murine model of colitis. Journal article abstract

The endogenous cannabinoid system protects against colonic inflammation
The endogenous cannabinoid system protects against colonic inflammation

Cannabinoids in intestinal inflammation and cancer.
Cannabinoids in intestinal inflammation and cancer. [Pharmacol Res. 2009] - PubMed result

Synthetic THC Eases Stomach Cramping, Study Says
Synthetic THC Eases Stomach Cramping, Study Says - NORML


Cannabinoids promote hippocampus neurogenesis and produce anxiolytic- and antidepressant-like effects
Journal of Clinical Investigation -- Cannabinoids promote embryonic and adult hippocampus neurogenesis and produce anxiolytic- and antidepressant-like effects

Antidepressant-like activity by blockade of anandamide hydrolysis
Antidepressant-like activity and modulation of brain monoaminergic transmission by blockade of anandamide hydrolysis

Decreased depression in marijuana users. (may need free registration)
Decreased depression in marijuana users.

Dronabinol and marijuana in HIV-positive marijuana smokers: caloric intake, mood, and sleep.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nabilone improves pain and symptom management in cancer patients
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

The perceived effects of smoked cannabis on patients with multiple sclerosis.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabis and Depression
AAMC: Cannabis and Depression

Association between cannabis use and depression may not be causal, study says
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Marijuana use and depression among adults: Testing for causal associations.
Marijuana use and depression among adults: Testing... [Addiction. 2006] - PubMed result

Do patients use marijuana as an antidepressant?
Do patients use marijuana as an antidepressant? [Depression. 1996] - PubMed result

Cannabis' Acts as Antidepressant
'Cannabis' Acts as Antidepressant: The Hempire - [cannabis, britain]

Cannabis And Depression Research
Cannabis And Depression Research: The Hempire - [cannabis, legalise]

Cannabinoids elicit antidepressant-like behavior and activate serotonergic neurons
Cannabinoids elicit antidepressant-like behavior and activate serotonergic neurons through the medial prefrontal cortex.

Marijuana chemical may treat depression
Study: Marijuana chemical may treat depression

Therapeutic Aspects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
ROBSON: Br J Psychiatry, Volume 178().February 2001.107-115

Treating depression with cannabinoids
Internationale Arbeitsgemeinschaft Cannabis als Medizin

Animal research highlights a therapeutic potential of cannabinoids for the treatment of depression
http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/..._2008_02_1.pdf

Cannabis and suicide: longitudinal study.
Cannabis and suicide: longitudinal study. [Br J Psychiatry. 2009] - PubMed result

Antidepressant-like effects of cannabidiol in mice: possible involvement of 5-HT receptors.
Unbound MEDLINE | Antidepressant-like effects of cannabidiol in mice: possible involvement of 5-HT receptors. Journal article






DERMATITIS

Efficacy of dietary hempseed oil in patients with atopic dermatitis. (may need free registration)
Efficacy of dietary hempseed oil in patients with atopic dermatitis.

Role seen for cannabis in helping to alleviate allergic skin disease
Role seen for cannabis in helping to alleviate allergic skin disease

Marijuana Might Help Cure Allergic Contact Dermatitis (a.k.a. Poison Ivy)
Skin Cancer - Marijuana Might Help Cure Allergic Contact Dermatitis (a.k.a. Poison Ivy)

Substances Similar To The Body's Own 'Cannabis (Marijuana) Are Necessary For Healthy Skin And May Lead To New Skin Disease Treatments
Substances Similar To The Body's Own 'Cannabis (Marijuana) Are Necessary For Healthy Skin And May Lead To New Skin Disease Treatments

Cannabinoid system in the skin - a possible target for future therapies in dermatology.
Cannabinoid system in the skin - a possible target for future therapies in dermatology.

Granny's cannabis skin ointment really did work, new study shows
Granny's cannabis skin ointment really did work, new study shows // Current

The endocannabinoid system of the skin in health and disease: novel perspectives and therapeutic opportunities.
The endocannabinoid system of the skin in health a... [Trends Pharmacol Sci. 2009] - PubMed result



DIABETES

Non-Psychoactive Cannabinoid Reduces Incidence Of Diabetes, Study Says
Non-Psychoactive Cannabinoid Reduces Incidence Of Diabetes, Study Says - NORML

Marijuana Compound May Help Stop Diabetic Retinopathy
Marijuana Compound May Help Stop Diabetic Retinopathy

Anticoagulant Effects of a Cannabis Extract in an Obese Rat Model
Anticoagulant effects of a Cannabis extract in an obese rat model.

Neuroprotective and Blood-Retinal Barrier-Preserving Effects of Cannabidiol
Neuroprotective and Blood-Retinal Barrier-Preserving Effects of Cannabidiol in Experimental Diabetes -- El-Remessy et al. 168 (1): 235 -- American Journal of Pathology

The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therapies
IngentaConnect The Cannabinergic System as a Target for Anti-inflammatory Therap...

Effect of tetrahydrocurcumin on blood glucose, plasma insulin and hepatic key enzymes
Unbound MEDLINE | Effect of tetrahydrocurcumin on blood glucose, plasma insulin and hepatic key enzymes in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats. Journal article abstract

Cannabidiol reduces the development of diabetes in an animal study
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Getting Eye On Cannabinoids
Getting Eye On Cannabinoids: The Hempire - [cannabis, britain]

Marijuana compound could prevent eye damage in diabetics
Marijuana compound could prevent eye damage in diabetics: The Hempire - [cannabis, hemp]



The synthetic cannabinoid HU-210 attenuates neural damage in diabetic mice and hyperglycemic pheochromocytoma PC12 cells
Diabetes | Evolutionism | Dr. Bob Melamede

Cannabidiol arrests onset of autoimmune diabetes in NOD mice
CSA: Cannabis Research - Diabetes

Cannabidiol attenuates high glucose-induced endothelial cell inflammatory response and barrier disruption
Cannabidiol attenuates high glucose-induced endothelial cell inflammatory response and barrier disruption

Biological effects of THC and a lipophilic cannabis extract on normal and insulin resistant 3T3-L1 adipocytes
Unbound MEDLINE | Biological effects of THC and a lipophilic cannabis extract on normal and insulin resistant 3T3-L1 adipocytes. Journal article abstract

Beneficial effects of a Cannabis sativa extract on diabetes induced neuropathy and oxidative stress.
Unbound MEDLINE | Beneficial effects of a Cannabis sativa extract treatment on diabetes-induced neuropathy and oxidative stress. Journal article abstract





DRIVING AND CANNABIS

Abstracts of several studies
Cannabis Research - driving and testing

Cannabis and driving
Cannabis and driving

CANNABIS AND ROAD SAFETY
CANNABIS AND ROAD SAFETY: AN OUTLINE OF THE RESEARCH STUDIES TO EXAMINE THE EFFECTS OF CANNABIS ON DRIVING SKILLS AND ON ACTUAL DRIVING PERFORMANCE

Marijuana And Actual Driving Performance
Marijuana And Actual Driving Performance

Cannabis and Driving: A Scientific and Rational Review
Cannabis and Driving: A Scientific and Rational Review - NORML

Fitness to drive in spite (because) of THC
Unbound MEDLINE | [Fitness to drive in spite (because) of THC] Journal article abstract

Drivers With THC in their Blood Have Only a Small Increased Risk to Cause an Accident
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

The effect of cannabis compared with alcohol on driving.
Unbound MEDLINE | The effect of cannabis compared with alcohol on driving. Journal article abstract





DRONABINOL also see MARINOL

GENERIC NAME: DRONABINOL - ORAL (dro-NAB-in-all)
BRAND NAME(S): Marinol
DRONABINOL - ORAL (Marinol) side effects, medical uses, and drug interactions.

Dronabinol in the treatment of refractory agitation in Alzheimer?s disease
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effects of dronabinol on anorexia and disturbed behavior in patients with Alzheimer's disease.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol an effective appetite stimulant?
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Safety and efficacy of dronabinol in the treatment of agitation in patients with Alzheimer?s disease
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effect of dronabinol on nutritional status in HIV infection.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol stimulates appetite and causes weight gain in HIV patients.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol effects on weight in patients with HIV infection.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Recent clinical experience with dronabinol.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol enhancement of appetite in cancer patients.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol for supportive therapy in patients with malignant melanoma and liver metastases.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol and prochlorperazine in combination
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Efficacy of dronabinol alone and in combination
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol and marijuana in HIV-positive marijuana smokers: caloric intake, mood, and sleep.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol and retinal hemodynamics in humans.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol reduces signs and symptoms of idiopathic intracranial hypertension
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Nausea relieved by tetrahydrocannabinol (dronabinol).
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol in patients with intractable pruritus secondary to cholestatic liver disease.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Treatment of spasticity in spinal cord injury with dronabinol
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabinoid Activator Mellows Out Colon
Medical News: ACG: Cannabinoid Activator Mellows Out Colon - in Meeting Coverage, ACG from MedPage Today

Dronabinol and marijuana in HIV-positive marijuana smokers. Caloric intake, mood, and sleep.
Dronabinol and marijuana in HIV-positive marijuana smokers. Caloric intake, mood, and sleep.

Improvement in Refractory Obsessive Compulsive Disorder With Dronabinol
Improvement in Refractory Obsessive Compulsive Disorder With Dronabinol -- SCHINDLER et al. 165 (4): 536 -- Am J Psychiatry

Effects of {Delta}9-tetrahydrocannabinol on reward and anxiety in rats exposed to chronic unpredictable stress.
Unbound MEDLINE | Effects of {Delta}9-tetrahydrocannabinol on reward and anxiety in rats exposed to chronic unpredictable stress. Journal article abstract

Synthetic delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (dronabinol) can improve the symptoms of schizophrenia.
Unbound MEDLINE | Synthetic delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol (dronabinol) can improve the symptoms of schizophrenia. Journal article abstract

Current Status of Cannabis Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis with an Illustrative Case Presentation of a Patient with MS, Complex Vocal Tics, Paroxysmal Dystonia, and Marijuana Dependence Treated with Dronabinol.
Unbound MEDLINE | Current Status of Cannabis Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis with an Illustrative Case Presentation of a Patient with MS, Complex Vocal Tics, Paroxysmal Dystonia, and Marijuana Dependence Treated with Dronabinol. Journal article abstr




DRUG INTERACTIONS- see INTERACTIONS WITH OTHER DRUGS



DRUG TESTING

Drug-Test Cheats Try New Tricks on Labs
Drug-Test Cheats Try New Tricks on Labs

Reintoxication: the release of fat-stored Delta-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) into blood is enhanced by food deprivation or ACTH exposure.
Unbound MEDLINE | Reintoxication: the release of fat-stored Delta-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) into blood is enhanced by food deprivation or ACTH exposure. Journal article abstract

Practical Challenges to Positive Drug Tests for Marijuana
Practical Challenges to Positive Drug Tests for Marijuana -- ElSohly 49 (7): 1037 -- Clinical Chemistry

Toxicity From the Use of Niacin to Beat Urine Drug Screening
ScienceDirect - Annals of Emergency Medicine : Toxicity From the Use of Niacin to Beat Urine Drug Screening




DRUG TESTING- BLOOD

A semi-automated solid-phase extraction liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry method for the analysis of tetrahydrocannabinol and metabolites in whole blood.
Unbound MEDLINE | A semi-automated solid-phase extraction liquid chromatography/tandem mass spectrometry method for the analysis of tetrahydrocannabinol and metabolites in whole blood. Journal article abstract

Do Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol concentrations indicate recent use in chronic cannabis users?
Unbound MEDLINE | Do Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol concentrations indicate recent use in chronic cannabis users? Journal article







DRUG TESTING- HAIR

Deposition of cannabinoids in hair after long-term use of cannabis
Deposition of cannabinoids in hair after long-term use of cannabis.

Cannabinoid concentrations in hair from documented cannabis users.
Cannabinoid concentrations in hair from documented cannabis users.

Differentiation between drug use and environmental contamination when testing for drugs in hair
ScienceDirect - Forensic Science International : Differentiation between drug use and environmental contamination when testing for drugs in hair

Evaluation of the IDS One-Step? ELISA kits for the detection of illicit drugs in hair
ScienceDirect - Forensic Science International : Evaluation of the IDS One-Step™ ELISA kits for the detection of illicit drugs in hair

Deposition of cannabinoids in hair after long-term use of cannabis
ScienceDirect - Forensic Science International : Deposition of cannabinoids in hair after long-term use of cannabis

Comparison of meconium and neonatal hair analysis for detection of gestational exposure to drugs of abuse
Comparison of meconium and neonatal hair analysis for detection of gestational exposure to drugs of abuse

Are cannabinoids detected in hair after washing with Cannabio shampoo?
Are cannabinoids detected in hair after washing wi... [J Anal Toxicol. 1999] - PubMed result

Weather-induced changes in cannabinoid content of hair
[Weather-induced changes in cannabinoid content of... [Arch Kriminol. 2003 Jan-Feb] - PubMed result






DRUG TESTING-OTHER

Excretion of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol in sweat
ScienceDirect - Forensic Science International : Excretion of& #x394;9-tetrahydrocannabinol in sweat

Comparison of meconium and neonatal hair analysis for detection of gestational exposure to drugs of abuse
Comparison of meconium and neonatal hair analysis for detection of gestational exposure to drugs of abuse

DRUG TESTING -ORAL

Roadside oral fluid testing: Comparison of the results of Drugwipe tests with laboratory
Roadside oral fluid testing: comparison of the results of drugwipe 5 and drugwipe benzodiazepines on-site tests with laboratory confirmation results of oral fluid and whole blood.

Portable Oral-Fluid Tests Still Unreliable For Pot, Study Says
Portable Oral-Fluid Tests Still Unreliable for Pot, Study Says - NORML

Interpretation of Oral Fluid Tests for Drugs of Abuse
Interpretation of Oral Fluid Tests for Drugs of Abuse

Evaluation of on-site oral fluid screening using Drugwipe-5(+(R)), RapidSTAT((R)) and Drug Test 5000((R)) for the detection of drugs of abuse in drivers.
Unbound MEDLINE | Evaluation of on-site oral fluid screening using Drugwipe-5(+(R)), RapidSTAT((R)) and Drug Test 5000((R)) for the detection of drugs of abuse in drivers. Journal article

Method For Detecting 23 Drugs And Medicines In Saliva Developed
Method For Detecting 23 Drugs And Medicines In Saliva Developed





DRUG TESTING- URINE

Hemp oil causes positive urine tests for THC
http://www.druglibrary.org/crl/drugt...JAnToxicol.pdf

Detection time of regular THC use in urine shorter than often assumed
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

The effects of adulterants and selected ingested compounds on drugs-of-abuse testing in urine.
The effects of adulterants and selected ingested compounds on drugs-of-abuse testing in urine.





Toxicity From the Use of Niacin to Beat Urine Drug Screening
ScienceDirect - Annals of Emergency Medicine : Toxicity From the Use of Niacin to Beat Urine Drug Screening

Identifying New Cannabis Use with Urine Creatinine-Normalized THCCOOH Concentrations and Time Intervals Between Specimen Collections.
Unbound MEDLINE | Identifying New Cannabis Use with Urine Creatinine-Normalized THCCOOH Concentrations and Time Intervals Between Specimen Collections. Journal article abstract

Potassium nitrite reaction with 11-nor-delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol-9-carboxylic acid in urine in relation to the drug screening analysis
Potassium nitrite reaction with 11-nor-delta 9-tet... [J Forensic Sci. 1999] - PubMed result

Delta9-tetrahydrocannabivarin as a marker for the ingestion of marijuana versus Marinol: results of a clinical study
Unbound MEDLINE | Delta9-tetrahydrocannabivarin as a marker for the ingestion of marijuana versus Marinol: results of a clinical study. Journal article abstract

Urinary elimination of 11-nor-9-carboxy-delta9-tetrahydrocannnabinol in cannabis users during continuously monitored abstinence.
Unbound MEDLINE | Urinary elimination of 11-nor-9-carboxy-delta9-tetrahydrocannnabinol in cannabis users during continuously monitored abstinence. Journal article abstract

Extended urinary Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol excretion in chronic cannabis users precludes use as a biomarker of new drug exposure.
Unbound MEDLINE | Extended urinary Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol excretion in chronic cannabis users precludes use as a biomarker of new drug exposure. Journal article abstract

Simultaneous GC?EI-MS Determination of Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol, 11-Hydroxy-Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol, and 11-nor-9-Carboxy-Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol in Human Urine Following Tandem Enzyme-Alkaline Hydrolysis
Simultaneous GCâ??EI-MS Determination of Î?9-Tetrahydrocannabinol, 11-Hydroxy-Î?9-Tetrahydrocannabinol, and 11-nor-9-Carboxy-Î?9-Tetrahydrocannabinol in Human Urine Following Tandem Enzyme-Alkaline Hydrolysis



Do Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol concentrations indicate recent use in chronic cannabis users?
Unbound MEDLINE | Do Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol concentrations indicate recent use in chronic cannabis users? Journal article abstract

Delta(9)-Tetrahydrocannabivarin testing may not have the sensitivity to detect marijuana use among individuals ingesting dronabinol.
Unbound MEDLINE | Delta(9)-Tetrahydrocannabivarin testing may not have the sensitivity to detect marijuana use among individuals ingesting dronabinol. Journal article abstract

Urinary toxicological screening: Analytical interference between niflumic acid and cannabis.
Unbound MEDLINE | [Urinary toxicological screening: Analytical interference between niflumic acid and cannabis.] Journal article abstract




DYSTONIA

Cannabis sativa and dystonia secondary to Wilson's disease. (may need free registration)
Cannabis sativa and dystonia secondary to Wilson's disease.

Experiences with THC-treatment in children and adolescents
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Evaluation of cannabidiol in dystonic movement disorders
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabidiol in dystonic movement disorders.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Beneficial and adverse effects of cannabidiol in a Parkinson patient
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Treatment of Meige's syndrome with cannabidiol.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Current Status of Cannabis Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis with an Illustrative Case Presentation of a Patient with MS, Complex Vocal Tics, Paroxysmal Dystonia, and Marijuana Dependence Treated with Dronabinol.
Unbound MEDLINE | Current Status of Cannabis Treatment of Multiple Sclerosis with an Illustrative Case Presentation of a Patient with MS, Complex Vocal Tics, Paroxysmal Dystonia, and Marijuana Dependence Treated with Dronabinol. Journal article abstr
CB2 cannabinoid receptors as an emerging target for demyelinating diseases: from neuroimmune interactions to cell replacement strategies
CB2 cannabinoid receptors as an emerging target for demyelinating diseases: from neuroimmune interactions to cell replacement strategies

The endocannabinoid system is dysregulated in multiple sclerosis and in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis
The endocannabinoid system is dysregulated in multiple sclerosis and in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis -- Centonze et al., 10.1093/brain/awm160 -- Brain







ENDOCANNABINOIDS

Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency
http://www.freedomtoexhale.com/clinical.pdf

The endocannabinoid system is dysregulated in multiple sclerosis
The endocannabinoid system is dysregulated in multiple sclerosis and in experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis -- Centonze et al., 10.1093/brain/awm160 -- Brain

Cannabinoids inhibit neurodegeneration in models of multiple sclerosis
Cannabinoids inhibit neurodegeneration in models of multiple sclerosis -- Pryce et al. 126 (10): 2191 -- Brain

Migraine may be related to under production of cannabinoids
http://www.illinoisnorml.org/index2....o_pdf=1&id=755

Endocannabinoids: Multi-scaled, Global Homeostatic Regulators of Cells and Society
ICCS06/70 - NECSIWiki

Endocannabinoid chemical biology: a tool for the development of novel therapies.
Unbound MEDLINE | Endocannabinoid chemical biology: a tool for the development of novel therapies. Journal article abstract

Harm reduction-the cannabis paradox
Harm Reduction Journal | Full text | Harm reduction-the cannabis paradox

Endocannabinoids in the retina: From marijuana to neuroprotection.
Unbound MEDLINE | Endocannabinoids in the retina: From marijuana to neuroprotection. Journal article abstract

Parasitic brain infection, endocannabinoids, and schizophrenia.
Unbound MEDLINE | Parasitic brain infection, endocannabinoids, and schizophrenia. Journal article abstract

The role of endocannabinoid system in physiological and pathological processes in the eye
Unbound MEDLINE | [The role of endocannabinoid system in physiological and pathological processes in the eye] Journal article abstract

The Endocannabinoid System as an Emerging Target of Pharmacotherapy
http://pharmrev.aspetjournals.org/cg...t/58/3/389.pdf

Endocannabinoid System: An overview of its potential in current medical practice.
Unbound MEDLINE | Endocannabinoid System: An overview of its potential in current medical practice. REVIEW. Journal article abstract

The endogenous cannabinoid, anandamide, induces cell death in colorectal carcinoma cells: a possible role for cyclooxygenase 2
The endogenous cannabinoid, anandamide, induces cell death in colorectal carcinoma cells: a possible role for cyclooxygenase 2

The endogenous cannabinoid system protects against colonic inflammation
The endogenous cannabinoid system protects against colonic inflammation

The endocannabinoid system as a target for the treatment of motor dysfunction.
The endocannabinoid system as a target for the tre... [Br J Pharmacol. 2009] - PubMed result




EPILEPSY

Epilepsy patients are smoking pot
ASA:Medical marijuana

Experiences with THC-treatment in children and adolescents
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Chronic administration of cannabidiol to healthy volunteers and epileptic patients.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Anticonvulsant nature of marihuana smoking.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabis may help epileptics
Cannabis may help epileptics

Hypnotic and Antiepileptic Effects of Cannabidiol
Hypnotic and antiepileptic effects of cannabidiol. [J Clin Pharmacol. 1981 Aug-Sep] - PubMed result

Marijuana: an effective antiepileptic treatment in partial epilepsy?
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Marijuana and Epilepsy (anecdotal)
Marihuana and Epilepsy by Tim and Pattie Shellman

Therapeutic Aspects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
ROBSON: Br J Psychiatry, Volume 178().February 2001.107-115

Treatment with CBD in oily solution of drug-resistant paediatric epilepsies.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Marijuana Use More Prevalent With Epilepsy
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/465891

Endocannabinoids and Their Implications for Epilepsy
Endocannabinoids and Their Implications for Epilepsy




FAMILIAL MEDITERRANEAN FEVER

Pain relief with oral cannabinoids in familial Mediterranean fever.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports





FERTILITY

Synthetic Cannabinoid May Aid Fertility In Smokers
Synthetic Cannabinoid May Aid Fertility In Smokers




FEVER

A Novel Role of Cannabinoids
A Novel Role of Cannabinoids: Implication in the Fever Induced by Bacterial Lipopolysaccharide â?? JPET

A Cooling Effect From Cannabis?
CCRMG

Marijuana Might Really Make You Cool
Marijuana Might Really Make You Cool: The Hempire - [cannabis, london]




FIBROMYALGIA

Delta-9-THC based monotherapy in fibromyalgia patients on experimentally induced pain, axon reflex flare, and pain relief
Delta-9-THC based monotherapy in Fibromyalgia patients on experimentally induced pain, axon reflex flare, and pain relief.

Clinical Endocannabinoid Deficiency
http://www.freedomtoexhale.com/clinical.pdf

Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana) for Fibromyalgia
Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana) for Fibromyalgia

THC Reduces Pain in Fibromyalgia Patients
Illinois NORML - THC Reduces Pain in Fibromyalgia Patients

Fibromyalgia: Effective Treatment with Medical Marijuana
Fibromyalgia: Effective Treatment with Medical Marijuana - Salem-News.Com

Fibromyalgia and Medical Marijuana
Can Medical Marijuana Help Relieve Symptoms of Fibromyalgia?

Nabilone for the treatment of pain in fibromyalgia.
Nabilone for the treatment of pain in fibromyalgia. [J Pain. 2008] - PubMed result

Marijuana Ingredient May Cut Fibromyalgia Pain
Marijuana Ingredient May Cut Fibromyalgia Pain

Synthetic Cannabis for Fibromyalgia Pain?
Chronic Pain - Synthetic Cannabis for Fibromyalgia Pain?

Marijuana Derivative Called Effective in Fibromyalgia
Medical News: Marijuana Derivative Called Effective in Fibromyalgia - in Rheumatology, Fibromyalgia from MedPage Today

The Effects of Nabilone on Sleep in Fibromyalgia: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial.
Unbound MEDLINE | The Effects of Nabilone on Sleep in Fibromyalgia: Results of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal article





GATEWAY THEORY

The Myth of Marijuana's Gateway Effect
The Myth of Marijuana's Gateway Effect

Endogenous cannabinoids are not involved in cocaine reinforcement
ScienceDirect - European Neuropsychopharmacology : Endogenous cannabinoids are not involved in cocaine reinforcement and development of cocaine-induced behavioural sensitization

No 'Smoking' Gun: Research Indicates Teen Marijuana Use Does Not Predict Drug, Alcohol Abuse
No 'Smoking' Gun: Research Indicates Teen Marijuana Use Does Not Predict Drug, Alcohol Abuse

CLAIM #13:MARIJUANA IS A "GATEWAY" TO THE USE OF OTHER DRUGS
Erowid Cannabis Vault : Exposing Marijuana Myths

Gateway To Nowhere? The Evidence That Pot Doesn't Lead To Heroin
Gateway To Nowhere? The Evidence That Pot Doesn't Lead To Heroin: The Hempire - [cannabis, britain]


Cannabis use when it's legal
ScienceDirect - Addictive Behaviors : Cannabis use when it's legal

Cannabis Use- A Gateway to other Drugs? The Case of Amsterdam
http://www.ukcia.org/research/Cannab...ppingStone.pdf

Twin study fails to prove 'gateway' hypothesis
Twin study fails to prove 'gateway' hypothesis

The Surprising Effect Of Marijuana On Morphine Dependence
The Surprising Effect Of Marijuana On Morphine Dependence - Health News - redOrbit

Active Ingredient In Cannabis Eliminates Morphine Dependence In Rats
Active Ingredient In Cannabis Eliminates Morphine Dependence In Rats

Adolescent Exposure to Chronic Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Blocks Opiate Dependence in Maternally Deprived Rats
Neuropsychopharmacology - Abstract of article: Adolescent Exposure to Chronic Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Blocks Opiate Dependence in Maternally Deprived Rats







GLAUCOMA/ VISION

Marijuana Smoking vs Cannabinoids for Glaucoma Therapy
Arch Ophthalmol -- Marijuana Smoking vs Cannabinoids for Glaucoma Therapy, November 1998, Green 116 (11): 1433

Dronabinol and retinal hemodynamics in humans.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effect of Sublingual Application of Cannabinoids on Intraocular Pressure
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol in cancer chemotherapy. Ophthalmologic implications.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effect of marihuana on intraocular and blood pressure in glaucoma.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effect of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol on intraocular pressure in humans.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Marihuana smoking and intraocular pressure.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Neuroprotective and Intraocular Pressure-Lowering Effects of (-)Delta-Tetrahydrocannabinol
Unbound MEDLINE | Neuroprotective and Intraocular Pressure-Lowering Effects of (-)Delta-Tetrahydrocannabinol in a Rat Model of Glaucoma. Journal article abstract

Neuroprotective effect of (-)Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol
Unbound MEDLINE | Neuroprotective effect of (-)Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol in N-methyl-D-aspartate-induced retinal neurotoxicity: involvement of peroxynitrite. Journal article abstract

Effects of tetrahydrocannabinol on arterial and intraocular hypertension.
(may need free registration)
Effects of tetrahydrocannabinol on arterial and intraocular hypertension.

Cannabis improves night vision:
ScienceDirect - Journal of Ethnopharmacology : Cannabis improves night vision: a case study of dark adaptometry and scotopic sensitivity in kif smokers of the Rif mountains of northern Morocco

Therapeutic Aspects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
ROBSON: Br J Psychiatry, Volume 178().February 2001.107-115

US Patent 4189491 - Tetrahydrocannabinol in a method of treating glaucoma
Tetrahydrocannabinol in a method of treating glaucoma - US Patent 4189491 Abstract

Reduction of Congenital Nystagmus in a Patient after Smoking Cannabis.
Unbound MEDLINE | Reduction of Congenital Nystagmus in a Patient after Smoking Cannabis. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids and glaucoma
Cannabinoids and glaucoma

CONJUGATE DEVIATION OF THE EYES AFTER Cannabis indica INTOXICATION*
CONJUGATE DEVIATION OF THE EYES AFTER Cannabis indica INTOXICATION

Endocannabinoids in the retina: From marijuana to neuroprotection.
Unbound MEDLINE | Endocannabinoids in the retina: From marijuana to neuroprotection. Journal article abstract

The role of endocannabinoid system in physiological and pathological processes in the eye
Unbound MEDLINE | [The role of endocannabinoid system in physiological and pathological processes in the eye] Journal article abstract






GYNOCOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS

Cannabis Treatments in Obstetrics and Gynecology: A Historical Review
http://www.freedomtoexhale.com/russo-ob.pdf





HEART DISEASE/ CARDIOVASCULAR

Marijuana Chemical Fights Hardened Arteries
Marijuana Chemical Fights Hardened Arteries

The endogenous cardiac cannabinoid system: a new protective mechanism
The endogenous cardiac cannabinoid system: a new p... [Arch Mal Coeur Vaiss. 2006] - PubMed result

Cardiovascular pharmacology of cannabinoids.
http://www.biowizard.com/story.php?pmid=16596789

Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol protects cardiac cells from hypoxia via CB2 receptor activation and nitric oxide production
IngentaConnect Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol protects cardiac cells from hypoxia ...

Does Cannabis Hold the Key to Treating Cardiometabolic Disease? (may need free registration)
http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/525040_print

Cannabinoid Offers Cardioprotection
Cannabinoid Offers Cardioprotection, Study Says - NORML

Heavy Cannabis Use Not Independently Associated With Cardiovascular Risks
Heavy Cannabis Use Not Independently Associated With Cardiovascular Risks - NORML

Marijuana use, diet, body mass index, and cardiovascular risk factors (may need free registration)
Marijuana use, diet, body mass index, and cardiovascular risk factors (from the CARDIA study).

Cannabinoids and cardiovascular disease
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabinoids and cardiovascular disease: the outlook for clinical treatments. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids as therapeutic agents in cardiovascular disease
Unbound MEDLINE | Cannabinoids as therapeutic agents in cardiovascular disease: a tale of passions and illusions. Journal article abstract

The in vitro and in vivo cardiovascular effects of {Delta}9-tetrahydrocannabinol
Unbound MEDLINE | The in vitro and in vivo cardiovascular effects of {Delta}9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in rats made hypertensive by chronic inhibition of nitric oxide synthase. Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids prevented the development of heart failure in animal study
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Cannabis use not associated with risk factors for diseases of heart and circulation
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

THC protects heart cells in the case of lowered oxygen supply
International Association for Cannabis as Medicine

Medical marijuana: study shows that THC slows atherosclerosis
The Next Hurrah: Medical marijuana: study shows that THC slows atherosclerosis


Cardiovascular Effects of Cannabis
Cardiovascular Effects of Cannabis

Changes in middle cerebral artery velocity after marijuana
Changes in middle cerebral artery velocity after m... [Biol Psychiatry. 1992] - PubMed result

Cannabidiol protects against myocardial ischemic reperfusion injury.
Cannabidiol, a nonpsychoactive Cannabis constituent, protects against myocardial ischemic reperfusion injury.

Function of cannabinoids in heart failure
Unbound MEDLINE | [Function of cannabinoids in heart failure] Journal article abstract

Cannabinoids as therapeutic agents in cardiovascular disease: a tale of passions and illusions
Cannabinoids as therapeutic agents in cardiovascular disease: a tale of passions and illusions

Cannabinoids and atherosclerosis.
Cannabinoids and atherosclerosis. [Prague Med Rep. 2009] - PubMed result

Research Shows That Hemp Seed Can Help Fight Heart Disease
Research Shows That Hemp Seed Can Help Fight Heart Disease :: News :: Natural and Nutritional Products Industry Center





HEPATITIS

Moderate Cannabis Use Associated with Improved Treatment Response in Hepatitis C Patients on Methadone
Moderate Cannabis Use Associated with Improved Treatment Response in Hepatitis C Patients on Methadone

Cannabis use improves retention and virological outcomes in patients treated for hepatitis C
Cannabis use improves retention and virological outcomes in patients treated for hepatitis C

Hepatitis C - The Silent Killer Can Medical Cannabis Help?
AAMC: Hepatitis C - The Silent Killer



Study: Pot Helps Hepatitis Treatment
Study: Pot Helps Hepatitis Treatment: The Hempire - [cannabis, legalise]

Attenuation of Experimental Autoimmune Hepatitis by Exogenous and Endogenous Cannabinoids
Attenuation of Experimental Autoimmune Hepatitis by Exogenous and Endogenous Cannabinoids: Involvement of Regulatory T Cells â?? Molecular Pharmacology

Evaluation of oral cannabinoid-containing medications for the management of interferon and ribavirin-induced anorexia, nausea and weight loss in patients treated for chronic hepatitis C virus.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports




HERPES

Cannabis May Help Combat Cancer-causing Herpes Viruses
Cannabis May Help Combat Cancer-causing Herpes Viruses

THC inhibits lytic replication of gamma oncogenic herpes viruses in vitro
Delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) inhibits lytic replication of gamma oncogenic herpesviruses in vitro

Suppressive effect of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol on herpes simplex virus infectivity in vitro
Suppressive effect of delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol... [Proc Soc Exp Biol Med. 1991] - PubMed result

The Effect of {Delta}-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol on Herpes Simplex Virus Replication
The Effect of {Delta}-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol on Herpes Simplex Virus Replication -- Blevins and Dumic 49 (2): 427 -- Journal of General Virology

Adjuvant topical therapy with a cannabinoid receptor agonist in facial postherpetic neuralgia.
Adjuvant topical therapy with a cannabinoid recept... [J Dtsch Dermatol Ges. 2009] - PubMed result



HICCUPS

Marijuana cures hiccups
Marijuana cures hiccups

Marijuana For Intractable Hiccups
The Cannabis Link - Medical / Healing Information




HISTORICAL STUDIES/ HISTORY

The La Guardia Committee Report
La Guardia Committee Report - Table of Contents

Physical, Mental, and Moral Effects of Marijuana: The Indian Hemp Drugs Commission Report
Indian Hemp Drugs Commission Report - Effects of Marijuana

MARIAJUANA SMOKING IN PANAMA
Marijuana Smoking in Panama - Military Surgeon - 1933

The British Pharmaceutical Codex ? 1934
Cannabis: British Pharmaceutical Codex, 1934

ON THE PREPARATIONS OF THE INDIAN HEMP, OR GUNJAH (1850)
On the Preparations of the Indian Hemp, or Gunjah

DISPENSATORY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Fifth Edition (1843)
Dispensatory: Cannabis sativa

New Remedies:Pharmaceutically and Therapeutically Considered Fourth Edition (1843)
Dunglison: Cannabis Indica

On the Haschisch or Cannabis Indica
On the Haschish or Cannabis Indica

ON INDICATIONS OF THE HACHISH-VICE IN THE OLD TESTAMENT
On indications of the Hachish-vice in the Old Testament

The Physiological Activity of Cannabis Sativa
The Physiological Activity of Cannabis Sativa

CANNABIS, U.S.P. (American Cannabis):
Cannabis Fluid Extract -From the Parke, Davis & Company 1929-1930 physicians' catalog.

History of Cannabis and Its Preparations in Saga, Science and Sobriquet
Wiley InterScience :: Session Cookies


Observations on the medicinal properties of the Cannabis Sativa of India
Observations on the medicinal properties of the Cannabis Sativa of India

Cannabis Sativa Seu Indica: Indian Hemp
Cannabis Sativa Seu Indica: Indian Hemp

Collapse after intravenous injection of hashish. (1968)
Collapse after intravenous injection of hashish.

Adverse Effects of Intravenous Cannabis Tea (1977)
Adverse Effects of Intravenous Cannabis Tea

Paraquat and marijuana: epidemiologic risk assessment. (1978)
Paraquat and marijuana: epidemiologic risk assessment.

Hashish and drug abuse in Egypt during the 19th and 20th centuries.
Hashish and drug abuse in Egypt during the 19th and 20th centuries.

Marihuana and drug abuse. Recommendations of the Committee on Public Health, New York Academy of Medicine. (1973)
Marihuana and drug abuse. Recommendations of the Committee on Public Health, New York Academy of Medicine.

Observations on the Cannabis Indica, or Indian Hemp (1843)
Observations on the Cannabis Indica, or Indian Hemp

A Case of Dysmenorrh?a in Which the Tincture of Cannabis Indica Was Employed, with Some Observations upon That Drug
A Case of DysmenorrhÅ?a in Which the Tincture of Cannabis Indica Was Employed, with Some Observations upon That Drug

Phytochemical and genetic analyses of ancient cannabis from Central Asia
Unbound MEDLINE | Phytochemical and genetic analyses of ancient cannabis from Central Asia. Journal article abstract

TIME FACTOR IN UTILIZATION OF MINERAL NUTRIENTS BY HEMP
TIME FACTOR IN UTILIZATION OF MINERAL NUTRIENTS BY HEMP


Cannabinoid pharmacology: the first 66 years
Cannabinoid pharmacology: the first 66 years

Observations on the raising and dressing of hemp (1789)
First American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820))

Medicinal use of cannabis in the United States: Historical perspectives, current trends, and future directions
http://students.washington.edu/sunila/JOM_5-3-03.pdf

American Medical Association Opposes the Marijuana Tax Act of 1937
Portland NORML: American Medical Association Opposes the Marijuana Tax Act of 1937

On the Action of Cannabis Indica (1883)
On the Action of Cannabis Indica



HIV / AIDS

Marijuana Use Does Not Accelerate HIV Infection
Marijuana Use Does Not Accelerate HIV Infection

THC improves appetite and reverses weight loss in AIDS patients
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol and marijuana in HIV-positive marijuana smokers: caloric intake, mood, and sleep.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Cannabis in painful HIV-associated sensory neuropathy
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Smoked cannabis therapy for HIV-related painful peripheral neuropathy
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Short-term effects of cannabinoids in patients with HIV-1 infection
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol as a treatment for anorexia associated with weight loss in patients with AIDS.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Effect of dronabinol on nutritional status in HIV infection.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol stimulates appetite and causes weight gain in HIV patients.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Dronabinol effects on weight in patients with HIV infection.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Recent clinical experience with dronabinol.
Clinical Studies and Case Reports

Marijuana as therapy for people living with HIV/AIDS: Social and health aspects
Unbound MEDLINE | Marijuana as therapy for people living with HIV/AIDS: Social and health aspects. Journal article abstract

Marijuana and AIDS: A Four-Year Study
CCRMG

Cannabis: Use in HIV for Pain and Other Medical Symptoms
ScienceDirect - Journal of Pain and Symptom Management : Cannabis Use in HIV for Pain and Other Medical Symptoms

US Patent 6630507 - Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants
Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants - US Patent 6630507 Abstract

Therapeutic Aspects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids
ROBSON: Br J Psychiatry, Volume 178().February 2001.107-115

Denbinobin... inhibits HIV-1 replication through an NF-kappaB-dependent pathway.
Denbinobin, a naturally occurring 1,4-phenanthrenequinone, inhibits HIV-1 replication through an NF-kappaB-dependent pathway.

Marijuana Effectiveness as an HIV Self-Care Strategy
Marijuana Effectiveness as an HIV Self-Care Strategy -- Corless et al. 18 (2): 172 -- Clinical Nursing Research