Anorexia Of Aging In Long Term Care: Is Dronabinol An Effective Appetite Stimulant?--a Pilot Study

Anorexia and Cachexia

Key Findings

Average weight gain of 8 lbs. in long-term care patients.

Information and Links


Link: Anorexia Of Aging In Long Term Care: Is Dronabinol An Effective Appetite Stimulant?--a Pilot Study

Year: 2007


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Anorexia and Cachexia — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Anorexia and Cachexia according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Dronabinol (isomer of THC)