dronabinol


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Noun1.dronabinol - psychoactive substance present in marijuana; used therapeutically to control nausea associated with cancer therapy
consciousness-altering drug, mind-altering drug, psychoactive drug, psychoactive substance - a drug that can produce mood changes and distorted perceptions
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It is based on two components: dronabinol, which is the psychoactive molecule in the cannabis plant as well as palmitoylethanolamide (PEA), which is an endogenous fatty acid amide that belongs to the class of nuclear factor agonists, which are proteins that regulate the expression of genes.
17) In 1985, dronabinol was introduced as an antiemetic for CINV as well as an appetite stimulant for patients with conditions associated with excessive weight loss.
The tender number includes the following medicines: Tender no: 1, Atc code: A04ad10, Generic name: Dronabinol, Dispensing form: Capsules, Strength: 2.
Two prescription cannabis-derived medicines marketed in the United States and Canada are dronabinol (schedule III--sold in the US as Marinol) and nabilone (schedule II--sold in the US as Cesamet).
Efficacy of dronabinol as an adjuvant treatment for chronic pain patients on opioid therapy.
National Library of Medicine , Dronabinol is used to treat or prevent nausea and vomiting associated with cancer medicines and to increase the appetite of people suffering from AIDS.
Intracerebroventricular injections of dronabinol, a cannabinoid receptor agonist, does not attenuate serotonin-induced apnea in Sprague-Dawley rats.
Dronabinol is also used to help stimulate the appetite of patients suffering from AIDS.
The various combinations of search terms cannabis, humans, vomiting, anti-emetic agent, dronabinol, nabilone, cannabinoid receptors, medicinal cannabis, legislation, laws, Australia, palliative care and health care providers aimed to capture the articles in relation to the medicinal use of cannabis as an anti-emetic agent.
Certains pourront aussi commander a l'etranger des derives synthetiques du cannabis, comme le dronabinol.
Please note that "medical marijuana" does not include cannabinoids that have gone through FDA approval such as dronabinol and nabilone.
Es el caso de las capsulas de Dronabinol que se usan para controlar las nauseas y el vomito, asi como para subir el peso corporal de quienes padecen de inanicion cronica.