Key Findings

Presently, it is known that endocannabinoids has role in pathology of many disorders and they also serve "protective role" in many medical conditions Several diseases like emesis, pain, inflammation, multiple sclerosis, anorexia, epilepsy, glaucoma, schizophrenia, cardiovascular disorders, cancer, obesity, metabolic syndrome related diseases, Parkinson's disease, Huntington's disease, Alzheimer's disease and Tourette's syndrome could possibly be treated by drugs modulating endocannabinoid system.

Information and Links


Link: ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM: A Multi-facet Therapeutic Target

Year: 2016


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Nausea and Vomiting — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Nausea and Vomiting according to the results found in this study.

Multiple Sclerosis (MS) — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) according to the results found in this study.

Anorexia and Cachexia — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Anorexia and Cachexia according to the results found in this study.

Epilepsy — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Epilepsy according to the results found in this study.

Glaucoma — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Glaucoma according to the results found in this study.

Schizophrenia — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Schizophrenia according to the results found in this study.

Heart Disease — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Heart Disease according to the results found in this study.

Obesity — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Obesity according to the results found in this study.

Parkinson's Disease — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Parkinson's Disease according to the results found in this study.

Huntington's Disease — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Huntington's Disease according to the results found in this study.

Alzheimer's Disease — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Alzheimer's Disease according to the results found in this study.

Tourette Syndrome — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Tourette Syndrome according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Nabilone

Dronabinol

Sativex (THC:CBD)

Epidiolex

Rimonabant

FAAH inhibitor