Cannabis Learning EDU
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Cannabinoids for treatment of chronic non-cancer pain; a systematic review of randomized trials
Lynch, Mary E., et al.
British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology. 2011 Nov, 72(5): 735-744 (Full).
Characterisation of the cannabinoid receptor system in synovial tissue and fluid in patients with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis
Richardson, Denise, et al.
Arthritis Research & Therapy. 2008, (online article).
The use of a cannabis-based medicine (Sativex) in the treatment of pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis
Wright, S, et al.
Oxford Journals: Rheumatology. 2006 Jun, 45(6): 781 (correspondence).
Preliminary assessment of the efficacy, tolerability and safety of a cannabis-based medicine (Sativex) in the treatment of pain caused by rheumatoid arthritis
Blake, D.R, et al.
Oxford Journals: Rheumatology. 2006 Jan, 45(1): 50-52 (Full).
Standardized Extracts of Cannabis for Treatment of Arthritis and Migraine
BIOforum Europe. 2005 Jul, (online article).
The nonpsychoactive cannabis constituent cannabidiol is an oral anti-arthritic therapeutic in murine collagen-induced arthritis
Malfait, A. M., et al.
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 2000 Mar 10, 97(17): 9561-9566 (Full).
Smoked cannabis for chronic neuropathic pain: a randomized controlled trial
Ware, Mark A., et al.
Canadian Medical Association Journal. 2010 Aug 30, 182(14): 694-701.
Cannabis, Pain, and Sleep: Lessons from Therapeutic Clinical Trials of Sativex, a Cannabis-Based Medicine
Russo, Ethan B, et al.
Chemistry & Biodiversity. 2007 Aug, 4(8): 1729-1743 (abstract).
Arthritis and cannabinoids: HU-210 ad Win-55,212-2 prevent IL-1 α-induced matrix degradation in bovine articular chondrocytes in-vitro
Mbvundula, Estery C., et al.
Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology. 2006 Mar, 58(3): 351-358 (abstract).
Cannabinoid-based drugs as anti-inflammatory therapeutics
Klein, Thomas W.
Nature Reviews Immunology. 2005 May, 5: 400-411 (abstract).
Oral anti-inflammatory activiy of cannabidiol, a nonpsychoactive constituent of cannabis, in acute carrageenan-induced inflammation in the rat paw
Costa, Barbara, et al.
Naunyn-Schmiedberg’s Archives of Pharmacology. 2004 Mar, 369(3): 294-299 (abstract).