Update And New Trends In Antiemetic Therapy: The Continuing Need For Novel Therapies

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting

Key Findings

Cannabinoids (e.g. dronabinol and nabilone) possess weak antiemetic efficacy combined with potentially beneficial side effects, including sedation and euphoria.

Information and Links


Link: Update And New Trends In Antiemetic Therapy: The Continuing Need For Novel Therapies

Year: 2011

DOI: 10.1093/annonc/mdq600


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabinoids