Mitigation of post-traumatic stress symptoms by Cannabis resin: a review of the clinical and neurobiological evidence.

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Key Findings

The patient's PTSD symptoms, such as intense flashbacks, panic attacks, and self-mutilation, were dramatically reduced by smoking cannabis resin.

Information and Links


Link: Mitigation of post-traumatic stress symptoms by Cannabis resin: a review of the clinical and neurobiological evidence.

Year: 2012

DOI: 10.1002/dta.1377


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Smoked cannabis resin.