Cannabis for Insomnia

Studies and Information on Cannabis for Insomnia

Insomnia is the difficulty or inability to fall or stay asleep. Insomnia can present itself as both a primary condition, and as a symptom associated with different health conditions such as depression, cancer, and other diseases marked by physical pain.

Ratings for Cannabis and Insomnia

Rated 3.4 / 5 (How Ratings Work)


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of insomnia.
Based on 18 Studies from 1973 - 2017

Studies on Cannabis and Insomnia


Study Name, Description & Year


Rating


Substitution Of Medical Cannabis For Pharmaceutical Agents For Pain, Anxiety, And Sleep
A survey conducted by 1513 dispensary members from New England. — 2017

3


Smoked Marijuana Attenuates Performance And Mood Disruptions During Simulated Night Shift Work
Ten experienced marijuana smokers completed this 23-day, within-participant residential study., Placebo-controlled human trial — 2017

5


Effectiveness Of Cannabidiol Oil For Pediatric Anxiety And Insomnia As Part Of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Case Report
Case study conducted on a pediatric patient suffering from PTSD after sexual assault. — 2016

3






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

3


5


Effect Of Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol And Cannabidiol On Nocturnal Sleep And Early-morning Behavior In Young Adults
Double-blind and placebo-controlled with a 4-way crossover human study — 2004

5




Hypnotic And Antiepileptic Effects Of Cannabidiol
Placebo controlled cross-over human trial. Doses of 40, 80, and 160 mg CBD were compared to placebo and 5 mg nitrazepam in 15 insomniac volunteers. — 1981

5


2


Effects Of Marijuana Extract And Tetrahydrocannabinol On Electroencephalographic Sleep Patterns
Human trial using near pure THC and full spectrum cannabis material. — 1976

5