Tag: sleep apnea

Study Finds Cannabinoids May Effectively Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Results of a new study “support the therapeutic potential of cannabinoids in patients with OSA [obstructive sleep apnea]”. For the study, published in the journal Sleep and epublished ahead of print by the National Institute of Health, “73 adults with moderate or severe OSA received either placebo (N=25), 2.5mg dronabinol (N=21) or 10mg dronabinol (N=27) daily, one hour …

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Study: Cannabis May Treat Obstructive Sleep Apnea

A study published this week by the journal PLoS One, and published online by the National Institute of Health, has found that cannabis may provide a treatment option for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). For the study, researchers at the University of Illinois took rats with a form of sleep apnea and injected them with cannabis …

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THC Can Treat Sleep Apnea, According to Study

A new study published online by the National Institute of Health, and to be published in the journal Respiratory Physiology & Neurobiology, has found that THC can effectively treat sleep apnea, which is a “significant public health concern” according to the study’s researchers. For the study, researchers injected dronabinol [synthetic THC] locally into the nodose …

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