Cannabis for Addiction to Opiod Based Pain Killers

Studies and Information on Cannabis for Addiction to Opiod Based Pain Killers

Ratings for Cannabis and Addiction to Opiod Based Pain Killers

Rated 2.9 / 5 (How Ratings Work)

Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of addiction to opiod based pain killers.
Based on 28 Studies from 1976 - 2018

Studies on Cannabis and Addiction to Opiod Based Pain Killers

Study Name, Description & Year


The Grass Might Be Greener: Medical Marijuana Patients Exhibit Altered Brain Activity And Improved Executive Function After 3 Months Of Treatment
MMJ patients completed the Multi-Source Interference Test while undergoing functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). — 2018


Epidemiological Characteristics, Safety And Efficacy Of Medical Cannabis In The Elderly
A survey conducted on 2736 patients above 65  years who began cannabis treatment. — 2018


Impact Of Co-administration Of Oxycodone And Smoked Cannabis On Analgesia And Abuse Liability
A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial conducted on 18 healthy cannabis smokers. — 2018


Cannabis As A Substitute For Opioid-Based Pain Medication: Patient Self-Report
A survey conducted on 2897 medical cannabis patients using opioid-based pain medication in the past 6 month. — 2017


Safety And Pharmacokinetics Of Oral Cannabidiol When Administered Concomitantly With Intravenous Fentanyl In Humans
Double-blind, placebo-controlled cross-over study of CBD, coadministered with intravenous fentanyl — 2015


Medical Cannabis Laws And Opioid Analgesic Overdose Mortality In The United States, 1999-2010
A time-series analysis was conducted of medical cannabis laws and state-level death certificate data in the United States from 1999 to 2010; all 50 states were included. — 2014


Cannabinoid-opioid Interaction In Chronic Pain
Twenty-one individuals with chronic pain, on a regimen of twice-daily doses of sustained-release morphine or oxycodone were enrolled — 2011


Cannabinoid-opioid Interaction In Chronic Pain
Human trial conducted on 21 patients with chronic pain — 2011