Cannabis for Depression

Studies and Information on Cannabis for Depression

While brief episodes of “feeling depressed” are part of the human experience, prolonged, severe, or clinical depression can make it very difficult or even impossible to get out of bed in the morning and function normally.

Ratings for Cannabis and Depression

Rated 2.6 / 5 (How Ratings Work)

Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of depression.
Based on 27 Studies from 1995 - 2018

Studies on Cannabis and Depression

Study Name, Description & Year


Cannabis As A Substitute For Prescription Drugs - A Cross-sectional Study
A survey conducted on 1248 cannabis-using patients who were recruited through social media and cannabis dispensaries in Washington State. — 2017


Marijuana Effectiveness As An HIV Self-care Strategy
775 humans living with HIV/AIDS — 2009


Survey Of Australians Using Cannabis For Medical Purposes
Survey conducted on 128 cannabis-using patients. — 2005