PRIMARY STUDY

Effect of medical cannabis on thermal quantitative measurements of pain in patients with Parkinson's disease.

Key Findings:  Cannabis improved motor scores and pain symptoms in PD patients, together with a dissociate effect on heat and cold pain thresholds. Peripheral and central pathways are probably modulated by cannabis.

Type of Study:  Human Trial

Study Result:  Positive


Cannabinoids Studied:  Cannabinoid (unspecified)

Phytocannabinoid Source:  Not Applicable

Form of Administration:  Inhalation


Study Location(s):  Israel

Year of Pub:  2017


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