Clinical Studies and Case Reports

On this site you will find clinical studies with cannabis or single cannabinoids in different diseases and case reports on the use of cannabis by patients.
You may search for diseases (indications), authors, medication, study design (controlled study, open trial, case report etc.) and other criteria.




[Back to Overview]  [IACM Homepage]

TitleMedical Cannabis in the Palliation of Malignant Wounds—A Case Report
Author(s)Maida V.
Journal, Volume, IssueJ Pain Symptom Manage. 2017;53(1):e4-e6.
Major outcome(s)Topical application of a cannabis extract helpful in cancer wound
IndicationCancerAbstract
MedicationCannabis

The case of a 44-year old man with squamous cell cancer of his right cheek, which resulted in an open wound, was presented. The pain was first treated with inhaled cannabis and thereafter topically with a cannabis extract in sunflower oil. Four times daily he applied and digitally spread 1-2 ml to the entire wound. He experienced pain relief within 10–15 minutes after application, which lasted for up to two hours. In addition, the size of his malignant wound decreased by about 5% within four weeks.

Route(s)
Dose(s)
Duration (days)
Participants
DesignUncontrolled case report
Type of publicationMedical journal
Address of author(s)
Full text

[Back to Overview]  [IACM Homepage]


up