Cannabinoids as Therapeutics

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ISBN: 978-3-7643-7055-8 (Print) 978-3-7643-7358-0 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-x

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    Pages 1-22

    Cannabis in India: ancient lore and modern medicine

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    Pages 23-46

    Cannabinoid chemistry: an overview

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    Pages 47-65

    Cannabidiol as a potential medicine

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    Pages 67-78

    Endocannabinoids and regulation of fertility

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    Pages 79-109

    Cannabinoids in neurodegeneration and neuroprotection

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    Pages 111-140

    Role of the endocannabinoid system in learning and memory

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    Pages 141-147

    Cannabinoids and anxiety

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    Pages 149-164

    Cannabinoid targets for pain therapeutics

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    Pages 165-181

    Potential use of cannabimimetics in the treatment of cancer

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    Pages 183-200

    Cannabinoids: effects on vomiting and nausea in animal models

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    Pages 201-206

    The skeleton: stone bones and stoned heads?

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    Pages 207-218

    Cannabinoids and drugs of abuse

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    Pages 219-230

    Cannabinoids in appetite and obesity

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    Pages 231-263

    The development of Sativex® — a natural cannabis-based medicine

  16. Back Matter

    Pages 265-272