Protective Effects Of Cannabidiol Against Hippocampal Cell Death And Cognitive Impairment Induced By Bilateral Common Carotid Artery Occlusion In Mice

Cognitive Function (Decreasing) Stroke

Key Findings

These findings suggest a protective effect of CBD on neuronal death induced by ischemia and indicate that CBD might exert beneficial therapeutic effects in brain ischemia.

Information and Links


Link: Protective Effects Of Cannabidiol Against Hippocampal Cell Death And Cognitive Impairment Induced By Bilateral Common Carotid Artery Occlusion In Mice

Year: 2014

DOI: 10.1007/s12640-014-9457-0


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Cognitive Function (Decreasing) — 2


Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Cognitive Function (Decreasing) according to the results found in this study.

Stroke — 2


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

Drugs Used

CBD (3, 10, and 30 mg/kg) was administered 30 min before and 3, 24, and 48 hrs. after bilateral common carotid artery occlusion.