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|Title||The treatment of spasticity with Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol in persons with spinal cord injury.|
|Author(s)||Hagenbach U, Luz S, Ghafoor N, Berger JM, Grotenhermen F, Brenneisen R, Mader M.|
|Journal, Volume, Issue||Spinal Cord. 2006 Oct 17; [Epub ahead of print]|
|Major outcome(s)||Significant improvement of spasticity with THC|
|Indication||Spasticity;Spinal cord injury||Abstract|
Study design:Open label study to determine drug dose for a randomized double-blind placebo-controlled parallel study.Objectives:To assess the efficacy and side effects of oral Delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and rectal THC-hemisuccinate (THC-HS) in SCI patients.Setting:REHAB Basel, Switzerland.
|Dose(s)||mean 33 mg per day|
|Participants||25 patients with spasticity due to spinal cord injury|
|Type of publication||Medical journal|
|Address of author(s)||REHAB Basel, Centre for Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) and Severe Head Injury (SHI), Basel, Switzerland.|