Efficacy Of Dronabinol Alone And In Combination With Ondansetron Versus Ondansetron Alone For Delayed Chemotherapy-induced Nausea And Vomiting

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Key Findings

Dronabinol proved as effective as ondansetron in reducing nausea and vomiting. Combination therapy was not more effective.

Information and Links


Link: Efficacy Of Dronabinol Alone And In Combination With Ondansetron Versus Ondansetron Alone For Delayed Chemotherapy-induced Nausea And Vomiting

Year: 2007

DOI: 10.1185/030079907X167525


Ratings

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Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting — 3


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

Drugs Used

Dronabinol orally starting at 2.5 mg the day before chemo and on day one. From day 2 and on, 10–20 mg daily