Is there any clinically relevant cannabinoid-induced analgesia?

  title={Is there any clinically relevant cannabinoid-induced analgesia?},
  author={Birgit Kraft},
  volume={89 5-6},
Cannabis sativa is one of the oldest crops cultivated for the production of fibers and for medical and recreational purposes. Since the detection of specific cannabinoid receptors and their physiological ligands, the understanding of the cannabinoid signalling system has increased, leading to a recent resurgence of interest in its medicinal properties. In animal studies, cannabinoids exerted significant analgesic and antihyperalgesic effects, suggesting the usefulness of cannabinoids in pain… CONTINUE READING


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