Cannabinoids Augment The Release Of Neuropeptide Y In The Rat Hypothalamus

Stress Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Key Findings

ECB signaling promotes the release of neuropeptide Y which has been demonstrated in association with stress resiliency.

Information and Links


Link: Cannabinoids Augment The Release Of Neuropeptide Y In The Rat Hypothalamus

Year: 2005


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Stress — 2


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

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

Cannabinoid agonists anandamide (AEA) and CP55,940

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