Endocannabinoids In Arthritis: Current Views And Perspective

Arthritis

Key Findings

Preclinical and clinical studies using cannabis-based therapy have been shown to provide both analgesia and anti-inflammatory effects, with an overall alleviation of clinical symptoms in animal models of arthritis, highlighting its promising therapeutic application for humans. Despite this, the development of cannabis-based therapeutics remains in its infancy, with further investigation into its efficacy and safety profile in patients still required.

Information and Links


Link: Endocannabinoids In Arthritis: Current Views And Perspective

Year: 2017

DOI: 10.1111/1756-185X.13146.


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Arthritis — 3


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

Drugs Used

Endocannabinoids