Adverse effects of medical cannabinoids: a systematic review.

  title={Adverse effects of medical cannabinoids: a systematic review.},
  author={Tongtong Wang and Jean-Paul Collet and Stan Shapiro and Mark A. Ware},
  journal={CMAJ : Canadian Medical Association journal = journal de l'Association medicale canadienne},
  volume={178 13},
BACKGROUND The therapeutic use of cannabis and cannabis-based medicines raises safety concerns for patients, clinicians, policy-makers, insurers, researchers and regulators. Although the efficacy of cannabinoids is being increasingly demonstrated in randomized controlled trials, most safety information comes from studies of recreational use. METHODS We performed a systematic review of safety studies of medical cannabinoids published over the past 40 years to create an evidence base for… CONTINUE READING


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