Cannabis for Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Studies and Information on Cannabis for Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Alcohol abuse affects the entire body. Doctors name cardiovascular disease as the primary cause of death associated with alcohol abuse. Other health problems connected to alcohol abuse include poor absorption of food, cancer, cirrhosis of the liver, pancreatitis, gastritis, alcohol poisoning or overdose, aspiration of vomit, burns, drowning, damage to the nervous system, depression, dementia, and symptoms such as seizures, psychosis, and withdrawal delirium tremens (DTs).

Ratings for Cannabis and Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Rated 2.7 / 5 (How Ratings Work)

Possible to probable range of efficacy of cannabis for treatment of alcohol dependence / abuse.
Based on 14 Studies from 2002 - 2017

Studies on Cannabis and Alcohol Dependence / Abuse

Study Name, Description & Year


Cannabis As A Substitute For Alcohol And Other Drugs
A survey consisting of 350 medical cannabis patients between the ages of 18 and 81 from the San Francisco Bay Area. — 2009


Neural Basis Of Delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol And Cannabidiol: Effects During Response Inhibition
A double-blind, pseudo-randomized, placebo-controlled trial conducted on 15 healthy human volunteers. — 2008