Cannabis Induces A Clinical Response In Patients With Crohn's Disease: A Prospective Placebo-controlled Study

Crohn's disease

Key Findings

During the eight week trial five of eleven patients receiving THC went into complete remission. Subjects receiving cannabis reported improved appetite and sleep, with no significant side effects.

Information and Links


Link: Cannabis Induces A Clinical Response In Patients With Crohn's Disease: A Prospective Placebo-controlled Study

Year: 2013

DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2013.04.034


Ratings

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Crohn's disease — 5


Demonstrable efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Crohn's disease according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabis flower twice daily in the form of cigarettes containing 115mg of THC or placebo