Archive | September, 1975

Antineoplastic activity of cannabinoids.

Antineoplastic activity of cannabinoids. Munson AE, Harris LS, Friedman MA, Dewey WL, Carchman RA. Abstract Lewis lung adenocarcinoma growth was retarded by the oral administration of delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol (delta9-THC), delta8-tetrahydrocannabinol (delta8-THC), and cannabinol (CBN), but not cannabidiol (CBD). Animals treated for 10 consecutive days with delta9-THC, beginning the day after tumor implantation, demonstrated a dose-dependent action of retarded tumor growth. […]