tetrahydrocannabinol


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Synonyms for tetrahydrocannabinol

psychoactive substance present in marijuana

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As synaptic modifications by drug of abuse are often tied to addiction, this data suggest a possible mechanism for the addictive effects of tetrahydrocannabinol in juvenile-adolescents, by potentially altering reward behavioral outcomes," the researchers wrote in the study's abstract.
As we know, the active ingredient of marijuana, delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), has been available by prescription since 1985.
A key one: the concentration of tetrahydrocannabinol or THC, the active ingredient in cannabis, giving it its narcotic and psychoactive effects.
Mais tout de meme, des chercheurs du Salk Institute ont reussi a observer, in vitro, que la substance psychoactive contenue dans les plantes de cannabis, le tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), avait un effet benefique contreles plaques amyloides caracteristiques de la maladie d'Alzheimer, a annonce le site "Science et Avenir".
Potent kinds of cannabis, popularly known as "skunk", contain high levels of the active ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).
Its lollipops come in both Tetrahydrocannabinol and Cannabidiol strains, offering patients the options they require and providing recreational customers the expected performance, Kurland said.
Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) is associated with anxiety, psychosis, and symptoms of depression, with excessive use of marijuana revealing underlying psychiatric disorders over a period of time.
Tetrahydrocannabinol (the psychoactive constituents of hashish and marijuana) was also found in two of the suspects.
That is because cannabis extract or tetrahydrocannabinol has an anti-spasm effect and hence, improve their physical condition [12,13].
She claimed the vegetation he had at his home were not marijuana plants and did not contain the compound Tetrahydrocannabinol, which is the primary intoxicant in marijuana and hashish.
Cannabidiol derives from cannabis plants, but unlike tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the active ingredient in pot, it does not have psychoactive properties.
In the Cannabinoid Use in Progressive Inflammatory Brain Disease (CUPID) trial, investigators randomized 329 patients to 14-28 mg of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC)/day in capsule form based on weight, and 164 to placebo.
SAN DIEGO -- Tetrahydrocannabinol, the main active ingredient in marijuana, did not slow the progression of multiple sclerosis in a 3-year, randomized trial of 493 British patients with primary or secondary progressive forms of the disease.
22), that he had tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol and amphetamine on Valentines Day earlier this year.
Mehra tested positive for tetrahydrocannabinol, a WADA in- competition prohibited substance.