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]

TitlePreliminary Evidence on Cannabis Effectiveness and Tolerability for Adults With Tourette Syndrome
Author(s)Abi-Jaoude E, Chen L, Cheung P, Bhikram T, Sandor P
Journal, Volume, IssueJ Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. ;29(4):391-400
Major outcome(s)Cannabis improved symptoms of Tourette syndrome
IndicationTourette's syndromeAbstract
MedicationCannabis

The authors retrospectively evaluated effectiveness and tolerability of cannabis in 19 adults with Tourette syndrome. Tics scores decreased by 60%, and 18 of the 19 participants were at least "much improved." Cannabis was generally well tolerated, although most participants reported side effects.

Route(s)
Dose(s)
Duration (days)
Participants
DesignOpen study
Type of publicationMedical journal
Address of author(s)
Full text

[Back to Overview]  [IACM Homepage]


up