Effects Of A Sativex-Like Combination Of Phytocannabinoids On Disease Progression In R6/2 Mice, An Experimental Model Of Huntington’s Disease

Huntington's Disease

Key Findings

A Sativex-like combination of phytocannabinoids administered to R6/2 mice at the onset of motor symptoms produced certain benefits on the progression of striatal deterioration in these mice, which supports the interest of this cannabinoid-based medicine for the treatment of disease progression in HD patients.

Information and Links


Link: Effects Of A Sativex-Like Combination Of Phytocannabinoids On Disease Progression In R6/2 Mice, An Experimental Model Of Huntington’s Disease

Year: 2017

DOI: 10.3390/ijms18040684


Ratings

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Huntington's Disease — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Huntington's Disease according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Sativex