The endocannabinoid system as a target for addiction treatment: Trials and tribulations

Addiction to Heroin Addiction to Nicotine Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Key Findings

The endocannabinoid system plays an important role in reward signaling.

Information and Links


Link: The endocannabinoid system as a target for addiction treatment: Trials and tribulations

Year: 2017

DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.neuropharm.2017.05.031


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Addiction to Heroin — 3


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

Addiction to Nicotine — 3


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

Alcohol Dependence / Abuse — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Alcohol Dependence / Abuse according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabis and cannabinoids.