Clinical Studies and Case Reports

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TitleRefractory OCD Due to Thalamic Infarct With Response to Dronabinol
Author(s)Cooper JJ, Grant J
Journal, Volume, IssueJ Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 29(1):77-78
Major outcome(s)
IndicationObsessive compulsive disorderAbstract
MedicationDelta-9-THC

A 24-year-old man, who suffered an infarct to the left thalamus, a certain brain region, developed refractory obsessive-compulsive disorder. He was treated with increased doses of THC (dronabinol) up to 20 mg daily. Benefits were observed within 2 weeks, which were associated by a significant improvement in quality of life.

Route(s)Oral
Dose(s)
Duration (days)
Participants
DesignUncontrolled case report
Type of publicationMedical journal
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