The endocannabinoid system - a target for the treatment of LUTS?

Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS)

Key Findings

Currently, the endocannabinoid system is considered as a potential drug target for pharmacological management of LUTS, with a more favourable adverse event profile than antimuscarinic agents.

Information and Links


Link: The endocannabinoid system - a target for the treatment of LUTS?

Year: 2016

DOI: 10.1038/nrurol.2016.110


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms (LUTS) according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Endocannabinoids

Cannabis