Effect Of Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol On Intraocular Pressure In Humans

Glaucoma

Key Findings

Increased heart rate (22% to 65%), decreased IOP (average 37%).

Information and Links


Link: Effect Of Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol On Intraocular Pressure In Humans

Year: 1977

DOI: 10.1007/978-1-4613-4286-1_6


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Glaucoma — 0


No shown efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Glaucoma according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

THC intravenously. Two strengths were used—0.022 mg/kg of body weight and 0.044 mg/kg of body weight