Étiquette : cannabis médical

Cannabis sativa L. and Its Extracts: Regulation of Cannabidiol in the European Union and United Kingdom, Mark J. Tallon, 2020

Cannabis sativa L. and Its Extracts : Regulation of Cannabidiol in the European Union and United Kingdom Mark J. Tallon JOURNAL OF DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS, 2020, VOL. 17, NO. 5, 503–516 Doi : 10.1080/19390211.2020.1795044   ABSTRACT The lawful sale of Cannabis sativa L. and its extracts including Cannabidiol is not harmonized under European Union (EU) law. Such products have in the most part been classified as novel foods and thus illegal for sale in Europe without prior authorization. The regulation of such substances not only spans EU and Member State food laws but also international conventions on illicit drug and psychoactive substances. An understanding of the laws [...]

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Access to cannabidiol without a prescription : A cross-country comparison and analysis, Iain S. McGregor et al, 2020

Access to cannabidiol without a prescription : A cross-country comparison and analysis Iain S. McGregor, Elizabeth A. Cairns, Sarah Abelev, Rhys Cohen, Mat Henderson, Daniel Couch, Jonathon C. Arnold, Natalie Gauld International Journal of Drug Policy, 2020, 85, 102935 Doi : 10.1016/j.drugpo.2020.102935   A B S T R A C T Background : Recent legislative change has allowed increased access to cannabis products in many jurisdictions. In some locations, this includes over-the-counter (OTC) and/or online access to products containing cannabidiol (CBD), a non-intoxicating cannabinoid with therapeutic properties. Here we compared the availability of CBD products and the associated legislative and regulatory background in nine selected countries. Methods [...]

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Cannabidiol prescription in clinical practice: an audit on the first 400 patients in New Zealand, Graham Gulbransen et al, 2020

Cannabidiol prescription in clinical practice: an audit on the first 400 patients in New Zealand Graham Gulbransen, MBChB, FAChAM, FRNZCGP1*, William Xu2, Bruce Arroll, MBChB, PhD, FRNZCG BJGP Open, 2020, 1-8 DOI : 10.3399/bjgpopen20X101010   Abstract Background : Cannabidiol (CBD) is the non- euphoriant component of cannabis. In 2017, the New Zealand Misuse of Drugs Regulations (1977) were amended, allowing doctors to prescribe CBD. Therapeutic benefit and tolerability of CBD remains unclear. Aim : To review the changes in self- reported quality of life measurements, drug tolerability, and dose- dependent relationships in patients prescribed CBD oil for various conditions at a single institution. Design & setting : An [...]

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CBD (Cannabidiol) Product Attitudes, Knowledge, and Use Among Young Adults, Meghann Wheelera et al, 2020

CBD (Cannabidiol) Product Attitudes, Knowledge, and Use Among Young Adults Meghann Wheelera, Julie Williams Mertena, Benjamin T Gordonb, and Hanadi Hamadic SUBSTANCE USE & MISUSE, 2020, VOL. 55, NO. 7, 1138–1145 doi : 10.1080/10826084.2020.1729201 ABSTRACT Background : Cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive component of cannabis is marketed as a potential treatment for many conditions and widely available to purchase as a dietary supplement. In 2017, sales of CBD exceeded 820 million dollars despite many unconfirmed health claims, murky legality, and limited product efficacy and safety testing. Purpose/Objectives : This study aims to explore cannabidiol (CBD) knowledge, attitudes, and use among young adults. Methods : The anonymous 36-item survey [...]

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How Cannabis-Based Therapeutics Could Help Fight COVID Inflammation, Liz Scherer, 2020

How Cannabis-Based Therapeutics Could Help Fight COVID Inflammation Liz Scherer Medscape.com, November 03, 2020   Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Plagued by false starts, a few dashed hopes, but with perhaps a glimmer of light on the horizon, the race to find an effective treatment for COVID-19 continues. At last count, more than 300 treatments and 200 vaccines were in preclinical or clinical development (not to mention the numerous existing agents that are being evaluated for repurposing). There is also a renewed interest in cannabinoid therapeutics — in particular, the nonpsychoactive agent cannabidiol (CBD) and the prospect of [...]

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Cannabis sativa L. CANNABACEAE, Rainer W. Bussmann et al., 2020

Cannabis sativa L. CANNABACEAE Rainer W. Bussmann, Ketevan Batsatsashvili, Zaal Kikvidze, Narel Y. Paniagua-Zambrana, Manana Khutsishvili, Inesa Maisaia, Shalva Sikharulidze, and David Tchelidze © Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020 in K. Batsatsashvili et al. (eds.), Ethnobotany of the Mountain Regions of Far Eastern Europe, Ethnobotany of Mountain Regions, doi : 10.1007/978-3-030-28940-9_33 Synonyms : Cannabis sativa L., Cannabis chinense Delile, Cannabis indica Lam, Cannabis sativa var. indica (Lam.) E. Small & Cronquist R. Local Names : Georgian : კანაფი (k’anapi); ქან (qan) (Grossheim 1952; Ketskhoveli et al. 1971–2011; Makashvili 1991; Fedorov 1984); English : Cannabis Botany and Ecology Annual; stems 50–150 cm, covered with appressed hairs; leaves long petioled, [...]

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Research Progress of the Antiviral Bioactivities of Natural Flavonoids, Lin Wang et al., 2020

Research Progress of the Antiviral Bioactivities of Natural Flavonoids Lin Wang · Junke Song · Ailin Liu · Bin Xiao · Sha Li · Zhang Wen · Yang Lu · Guanhua Du Natural Products and Bioprospecting, 2020, 10, 271–283 doi : 10.1007/s13659-020-00257-x Abstract Flavonoids are now considered as an indispensable component in a variety of nutraceutical and pharmaceutical applications. Most recent researches have focused on the health aspects of flavonoids for humans. Especially, different flavonoids have been investigated for their potential antiviral activities, and several natural flavonoids exhibited significant antiviral properties both in vitro and in vivo. This review provides a survey of the literature [...]

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Δ 9‑Tetrahydrocannabinol Toxicity and Validation of Cannabidiol on Brain Dopamine Levels : An Assessment on Cannabis Duplicity, Swapnali Chetia & Gaurab Borah, 2020

Δ 9‑Tetrahydrocannabinol Toxicity and Validation of Cannabidiol on Brain Dopamine Levels : An Assessment on Cannabis Duplicity Swapnali Chetia · Gaurab Borah Natural Products and Bioprospecting, 2020, 10, 285–296 doi : 10.1007/s13659-020-00263-z   Abstract Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) of cannabis is the main psychoactive component which is a global significant concern to human health. Evaluation on THC reported its drastic effect on the brain dopaminergic (DAergic) system stimulating mesolimbic DA containing neurons thereby increasing the level of striatal DA. Cannabidiol (CBD), with its anxiolytic and anti-psychotic property, is potent to ameliorate the THC-induced DAergic variations. Legal authorization of cannabis use and its analogs in most countries led to [...]

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IACM : Le premier webinaire gratuit de l’IACM commence dans 3 heures : Dr Roger Pertwee

Dans 3 heures, le premier webinaire de la série d'événements gratuits de l'IACM commencera, qui se déroulera jusqu'au 3 décembre 2020. Tous les webinaires peuvent être consultés gratuitement jusqu'au 31 mars 2021. Il n'y a donc aucun problème si vous manquez un rendez-vous. O. k. Vous pouvez copier le Magath ici https://new.cannabis-med.org/e2020 15 octobre 2020, 18 heures (CET) Dr. Roger Pertwee Les utilisations thérapeutiques potentielles de certains cannabinoïdes dérivés du cannabis et synthétiques révélées par leurs propriétés pharmacologiques -- Quels sont les médicaments cannabinoïdes approuvés qui ont déjà été développés ? -- Existe-t-il des cannabinoïdes végétaux (phytocannabinoïdes) ayant des propriétés pharmacologiques, pour lesquels des applications thérapeutiques [...]

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Décret no 2020-1230 du 7 octobre 2020 relatif à l’expérimentation de l’usage médical du cannabis NOR : SSAP2021390D

Décret no 2020-1230 du 7 octobre 2020 relatif à l’expérimentation de l’usage médical du cannabis NOR : SSAP2021390D Décrets, arrêtés, circulaires TEXTES GÉNÉRAUX MINISTÈRE DES SOLIDARITÉS ET DE LA SANTÉ JOURNAL OFFICIEL DE LA RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE, le 9 octobre 2020   Publics concernés: professionnels de santé et patients inclus dans l’expérimentation; entreprises ou organismes exploitant un médicament ou un produit; entreprises pharmaceutiques exerçant une activité de distribution en gros de médicaments; Agence nationale de sécurité du médicament et des produits de santé. Objet: modalités de mise en oeuvre de l’expérimentation relative à l’usage médical du cannabis. Entrée en vigueur: le texte entre en vigueur le lendemain [...]

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