Antiemetic Effect Of Delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol In Chemotherapy-associated Nausea And Emesis As Compared To Placebo And Compazine

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Key Findings

Oral THC is far more effective than prochlorperazine and placebos.

Information and Links


Link: Antiemetic Effect Of Delta 9-tetrahydrocannabinol In Chemotherapy-associated Nausea And Emesis As Compared To Placebo And Compazine

Year: 1981

DOI: 10.1002/j.1552-4604.1981.tb02578.x


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 THC v. prochlorperazine v. placebo