Opioid And Cannabinoid Modulation Of Precipitated Withdrawal In Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol And Morphine-dependent Mice

Addiction to Opiod Based Pain Killers Addiction to Heroin

Key Findings

Acute treatment of Delta(9)-THC in morphine-dependent mice undergoing naloxone-precipitated withdrawal blocked paw tremors, and head shakes in dose-dependent manners, but failed to diminish the occurrence of diarrhea or jumping.

Information and Links


Link: Opioid And Cannabinoid Modulation Of Precipitated Withdrawal In Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol And Morphine-dependent Mice

Year: 2001


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Addiction to Opiod Based Pain Killers — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Addiction to Opiod Based Pain Killers according to the results found in this study.

Addiction to Heroin — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Addiction to Heroin according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

SR 141716A

Delta-9-THC

Morphine