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Cannabis and Cannabinoids

Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutic Potential

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Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medical research,
  • Pharmacology,
  • Cannabis,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Toxicology,
  • Medical,
  • Therapeutic use,
  • Research,
  • Alternative Medicine,
  • Cannabinoids,
  • Testing

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsFranjo, M.D. Grotenhermen (Editor), Ethan Russo (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8152511M
    ISBN 100789015080
    ISBN 109780789015082

    Cannabis/Cannabinoids. Utilised and revered for its medicinal and psychoactive properties since the dawn of man, cannabis is the most popular prohibited recreational drug in the world, accounting for around 80 percent of the illegal drug market. Cannabinoids are chemicals found in cannabis. The most notable cannabinoid is the phytocannabinoid tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) (Delta9-THC or Delta8-THC), the primary psychoactive compound in cannabis. Cannabidiol (CBD) is another major constituent of the plant. There are at least different cannabinoids isolated from cannabis, exhibiting varied effects.

      Cannabis and Cannabinoids is a reference work that will become indispensable to physicians, psychologists, researchers, biochemists, graduate students, and interested members of the public. No other book available offers this comprehensive, even-handed look at a deeply divisive : $ In recent years, cannabis research has concentrated on the potential of cannabinoids as therapeutic substances, particularly in serious chronic illnesses such as multiple sclerosis. Most volumes published on cannabinoids so far concentrate on the biological activity, biochemistry and pharmacology.

    In the report The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research, an expert, ad hoc committee of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine presents nearly conclusions related to the health effects of cannabis and cannabinoid use.   Cannabis and Cannabinoids is a reference work that will become indispensable to physicians, psychologists, researchers, biochemists, graduate students, and interested members of the public. No other book available offers this comprehensive, even-handed look at a deeply divisive by:


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Cannabinoids, the chemicals that qualify the plant as a drug, are the sine qua non of the commercial and medical significance of cannabis. The Ultimate Guide To The Cannabinoids In CannabisAuthor: Adam Drury.

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Cannabinoids are compounds present in the Cannabis plant that bind to cannabinoid receptors and exert pharmacologic effects that stimulate appetite, act as antiemetics, and have analgesic effects.

Cannabinoids approved for use in the United States include dronabinol and nabilone. Cannabis compounds studied for symptom management in patients with cancer have been in oral forms, oral. present in the cannabis plant (Cannabis sativa L.), but recently some cannabinoid type bibenzyls have also been found in liverwort (Radula perrottetii and Radula marginata).

More than 60 cannabinoids have been detected in can-nabis, mainly belonging to one of 10 subclasses or types [3], of whom the cannabigerol type (CBG), theFile Size: KB. Less than 20 years ago the?eld of cannabis and the cannabinoids was still c- sidered a minor, somewhat quaint, area of research.

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This comprehensive volume presents state-of-the-art scientific research on the Written: The clinical research described in this book focuses on the clinical effects of Cannabis and cannabinoids on cognition (Chapter 4), the treatment of pain (Chapter 5), Tourette’s syndrome (Chapter 6), Cannabis use disorder and Cannabis withdrawal (Chapters 7 and 8), cannabinoid dosing considerations in pediatric populations (Chapter 9), and Author: Robert B Laprairie, Will Costain.