β-Caryophyllene Inhibits Dextran Sulfate Sodium-induced Colitis In Mice Through CB2 Receptor Activation And PPARγ Pathway

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Key Findings

Study results demonstrate that the anti-inflammatory effect of BCP involves CB2 and the PPARγ pathway and suggest BCP as a possible therapy for the treatment of inflammatory bowel disease.

Information and Links


Link: β-Caryophyllene Inhibits Dextran Sulfate Sodium-induced Colitis In Mice Through CB2 Receptor Activation And PPARγ Pathway

Year: 2011

DOI: 10.1016/j.ajpath.2010.11.052


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Beta-caryophyllene