Preliminary Assessment Of The Efficacy, Tolerability And Safety Of A Cannabis-based Medicine (Sativex) In The Treatment Of Pain Caused By Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Key Findings

Randomized, double-blind, parallel group study on patients with RA. Improvement in sleep and reduction in pain.

Information and Links


Link: Preliminary Assessment Of The Efficacy, Tolerability And Safety Of A Cannabis-based Medicine (Sativex) In The Treatment Of Pain Caused By Rheumatoid Arthritis

Year: 2006

DOI: 10.1093/rheumatology/kei183


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Rheumatoid Arthritis — 5


Demonstrable efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Sativex (sublingual spray) daily in the evening