Clinical Trials – Medical Cannabis Doctors Australia

Category: Clinical Trials

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16 July

Exploring the use of cannabis as a substitute for prescription drugs in a convenience sample Sinikka L. Kvamme, Michael M. Pedersen, Kristine Rømer Thomsen & Birgitte Thylstrup   Background The use of cannabis as medicine (CaM) both prescribed and non-prescribed has increased markedly in the last decade, mirrored in a global shift in cannabis policy […]

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13 July

Proportion of Prescribed Conditions & Latest Patient Approval Numbers To date, the TGA has approved SAS applications including, but not limited to, the following indications: chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting refractory paediatric epilepsy palliative care indications cancer pain neuropathic pain spasticity from neurological conditions anorexia and wasting associated with chronic illness (such as cancer) A break […]

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08 June

Three Recent Studies Link Cannabis Use to More Exercise Three recently published studies have associated cannabis use with higher levels of physical activity. Physical activity, sedentary behaviour and cannabis use in 15,822 US adults: cross-sectional analyses from NHANES L Smith, F Sherratt, Y Barnett, C Cao, M A Tully, A Koyanagi, L Jacob, P Soysal, […]

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01 June

The long-term efficacy of cannabidiol in the treatment of refractory epilepsy Cannabidiol (CBD) has been shown to reduce seizures among patients with refractory epilepsies of various etiologies in recent clinical trials and an expanded access program (EAP). Most studies report efficacy over short time periods (<1 year), with little published on longer term efficacy. Here, […]

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16 May

Cannabis, Cannabinoids, and Sleep: a Review of the Literature Abstract Purpose of Review The current review aims to summarize the state of research on cannabis and sleep up to 2014 and to review in detail the literature on cannabis and specific sleep disorders from 2014 to the time of publication. Recent Findings Preliminary research into […]

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10 May

Cannabis Nausea Study Abstract Goals: We measure for the first time how a wide range of cannabis products affect nausea intensity in actual time. Background: Even though the Cannabis plant has been used to treat nausea for millennia, few studies have measured real-time effects of common and commercially available cannabis-based products. Study: Using the Releaf App, 886 […]

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12 April

Medical Cannabis: where are we at? This is a fantastic article by respected experts Associate Professor Vicki Kotsirilos AM was Australia’s first authorised GP prescriber of medicinal cannabis in May 2018. Professor Iain S McGregor is the Academic Director of the Lambert Initiative for Cannabinoid Therapeutics at the University of Sydney’s Brain and Mind Centre. […]

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12 April

Duration of cannabis impairment New analysis from the Lambert Initiative defines durations of impairment after inhaled or oral THC doses. Findings raise questions about current drug-driving laws, which penalise for THC presence, not intoxication levels. A comprehensive analysis of 80 scientific studies has identified a ‘window of impairment’ of between three and 10 hours caused […]

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05 February

  According to their site, The Australian New Zealand Clinical Trials Registry (ANZCTR) is an online register of clinical trials being undertaken in Australia, New Zealand and elsewhere. The ANZCTR includes trials from the full spectrum of therapeutic areas of pharmaceuticals, surgical procedures, preventive measures, lifestyle, devices, treatment and rehabilitation strategies and complementary therapies. At […]

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