A Cross-over Comparison Of Nabilone And Prochlorperazine For Emesis Induced By Cancer Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Key Findings

Nabilone was significantly superior to prochlorperazine in the reduction of vomiting episodes.

Information and Links


Link: A Cross-over Comparison Of Nabilone And Prochlorperazine For Emesis Induced By Cancer Chemotherapy

Year: 1985


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting — 5


Demonstrable efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Oral Nabilone 2 mg x 2 daily v. prochlorperazine 15 mg