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Study of Cannabinoid Medicine for Pain Found Patients Got 'High,' but Effects Not Related to Pain Relief
Date:1/28/2009

patients taking the medicine, like the patients smoking the marijuana, were, essentially, stoned. However, they didn't report less pain, indicating the pain relief properties were independent of the psychoactive effects," said Dr. Wasan, lead author of the study, and director of clinical pain research at Brigham and Women's Hospital. "We discovered that both the synthetic cannabinoid medicines we studied and marijuana have similar psychoactive properties and suggestive of an addiction potential."

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    Begins: 3:30 PM (Hawaiian Time), Wednesday, January 28, 2009
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For more than 25 years, the American Academy of Pain Medicine (AAPM) has been the medical specialty society representing more than 2,200 physicians practicing in the field of pain medicine. The Academy is involved in education, training, advocacy and research in the specialty of pain medicine. Information is available on the practice of pain medicine at http://www.painmed.org.


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