Cannabis for HIV/AIDS

Studies and Information on Cannabis for HIV/AIDS

Mainstream orthodox medicine considers acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) to be a disease of the immune system that is caused by a human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmitted through sexual or blood contact.

Ratings for Cannabis and HIV/AIDS

Rated 2.2 / 5 (How Ratings Work)


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of hiv/aids.
Based on 17 Studies from 2005 - 2016

Studies on Cannabis and HIV/AIDS


Study Name, Description & Year


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The Medical Use Of Cannabis For Reducing Morbidity And Mortality In Patients With HIV/AIDS
7 randomized controlled studies conducted on patients with HIV/AIDS — 2013

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Marijuana Smoking Does Not Accelerate Progression Of Liver Disease In HIV-hepatitis C Coinfection: A Longitudinal Cohort Analysis
Data were analyzed for 690 HCV polymerase chain reaction positive (PCR-positive) individuals without significant fibrosis or end-stage liver disease (ESLD) at baseline. — 2013

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A Pilot Study Of The Effects Of Cannabis On Appetite Hormones In HIV-infected Adult Men
A double blind placebo-controlled study conducted on 7 patients with HIV — 2011

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

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