Cannabinoid Receptor Activation In The Basolateral Amygdala Blocks The Effects Of Stress On The Conditioning And Extinction Of Inhibitory Avoidance

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Key Findings

WIN55,212-2 microinjected into the basolateral amygdala reduced stress-induced elevations in corticosterone levels.

Information and Links


Link: Cannabinoid Receptor Activation In The Basolateral Amygdala Blocks The Effects Of Stress On The Conditioning And Extinction Of Inhibitory Avoidance

Year: 2009

DOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.1223-09.2009


Ratings

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

WIN55,212-2