The endocannabinoid system and the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders.

Depression Anxiety Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Stress

Key Findings

Collectively, both clinical and preclinical data argue that cannabinoid receptor signalling may be a realistic target in the development of a novel class of agent for the pharmacotherapy of mood and anxiety disorders.

Information and Links


Link: The endocannabinoid system and the treatment of mood and anxiety disorders.

Year: 2009


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Depression — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Depression according to the results found in this study.

Anxiety — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Anxiety according to the results found in this study.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder according to the results found in this study.

Stress — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Stress according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabinoids