Therapeutic Potential Of Cannabinoids In Counteracting Chemotherapy-induced Adverse Effects: An Exploratory Review

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Key Findings

Recent investigations revealed that cannabinoids have a wide range of therapeutic effects such as appetite stimulation, inhibition of nausea and emesis, suppression of chemotherapy or radiotherapy-associated bone loss, chemotherapy-induced nephrotoxicity and cardiotoxicity, pain relief, mood amelioration, and last but not the least relief from insomnia.

Information and Links


Link: Therapeutic Potential Of Cannabinoids In Counteracting Chemotherapy-induced Adverse Effects: An Exploratory Review

Year: 2015

DOI: 10.1002/ptr.5265


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

Cannabinoids