Anti-emetic Efficacy And Toxicity Of Nabilone, A Synthetic Cannabinoid, In Lung Cancer Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Key Findings

Symptom scores were significantly better for patients on Nabilone for nausea, retching, and vomiting.

Information and Links


Link: Anti-emetic Efficacy And Toxicity Of Nabilone, A Synthetic Cannabinoid, In Lung Cancer Chemotherapy

Year: 1983


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

Nabilone v. prochlorperazine