History of cannabis and its preparations in saga, science, and sobriquet.

@article{Russo2007HistoryOC,
  title={History of cannabis and its preparations in saga, science, and sobriquet.},
  author={Ethan B. Russo},
  journal={Chemistry & biodiversity},
  year={2007},
  volume={4 8},
  pages={
          1614-48
        }
}
  • Ethan B. Russo
  • Published in Chemistry & biodiversity 2007
  • Medicine, Chemistry
  • Cannabis sativa L. is possibly one of the oldest plants cultivated by man, but has remained a source of controversy throughout its history. Whether pariah or panacea, this most versatile botanical has provided a mirror to medicine and has pointed the way in the last two decades toward a host of medical challenges from analgesia to weight loss through the discovery of its myriad biochemical attributes and the endocannabinoid system wherein many of its components operate. This study surveys the… CONTINUE READING

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