Cannabidiol Protects Against Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiomyopathy By Modulating Mitochondrial Function And Biogenesis

Heart Disease

Key Findings

These data suggest that cannabidiol may represent a novel cardioprotective strategy against DOX-induced cardiotoxicity, and the above described effects on mitochondrial function and biogenesis may contribute to its beneficial properties described in numerous other models of tissue injury.

Information and Links


Link: Cannabidiol Protects Against Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiomyopathy By Modulating Mitochondrial Function And Biogenesis

Year: 2015

DOI: 10.2119/molmed.2014.00261


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Heart Disease — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Heart Disease according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

CBD