Articulos para Pacientes

Cáncer y cannabis para pacientes

Todas las células de nuestro organismo se multiplican en función de la información que contiene su código genético. Siguiendo esas instrucciones que se expresan en los genes, se pueden dividir dando lugar a células sanas y funcionales en cada uno de los diferentes tejidos de nuestro organismo…

Cannabis and Cannabinoids (PDQ®): Patient Version.

This PDQ cancer information summary has current information about the use of Cannabis and cannabinoids in the treatment of people with cancer. It is meant to inform and help patients, families, and caregivers. It does not give formal guidelines or recommendations for making decisions about health care. Editorial Boards write the PDQ cancer information summaries and keep them up to date. These Boards are made up of experts in cancer treatment and other specialties related to cancer. The summaries are reviewed regularly and changes are made when there is new information. The date on each summary (“Date Last Modified”) is the date of the most recent change. The information in this patient summary was taken from the health professional version, which is reviewed regularly and updated as needed, by the PDQ Integrative, Alternative, and Complementary Therapies Editorial Board.

Guide to Cannabis for Chronic Pain Patients in Europe

This guide and its affiliated website are designed for educational purposes only and are not engaged in rendering medical advice, legal advice or professional services.

If you feel that you have a medical problem, you should seek the advice of your doctor or health care practitioner.

Patients are advised to check the legal status of cannabis in their country for themselves, as laws are constantly changing.

Enfermedades Inflamatorias Intestinales y Cannabis

Las enfermedades inflamatorias intestinales (IBD; del inglés Inflammatory Bowel Diseases) agrupan una serie de condiciones inflamatorias crónicas del intestino delgado y del colon que pueden cursar como recaída-remisión o como inflamación progresiva que no tiende a la curación. El término IBD agrupa a varias enfermedades pero existen dos formas principales que difieren por la localización y la naturaleza de las lesiones inflamatorias…

Cannabidiol (CBD). Mecanismos de acción y efectos terapéuticos.
Perspectivas de uso en epilepsias.

El  Cannabidiol, o CBD, cannabinoide considerado no psicoactivo, desde hace un tiempo ha adquirido protagonismo por diferentes razones. Por un lado, por su efecto modulador sobre el THC. Este efecto, si se administra previamente, es sinérgico y potencia el efecto del THC facilitando su paso a través de la barrera hematoencefalica. Al administrarlo conjuntamente, disminuye la ansiedad y taquicardia que puede aparecer al iniciar el consumo de THC. También se detecta una disminución del efecto psicoactivo. El CBD además posee propiedades antinflamatorias, ansiolíticas, antidepresivas, analgésicas, antioxidantes, neuroprotectoras y antineoplásicas (en modelos animales)…

Guide to Cannabis for AIDS Patients in Europe

This guide and its affiliated website are designed for educational purposes only and are not engaged in rendering medical advice, legal advice or professional services. If you feel that you have a medical problem, you should seek the advice of your doctor or health care practitioner. Patients are advised to check the legal status of cannabis in their country for themselves, as laws are constantly changing.