Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome
Disorders

What Is Cannabinoid Hyperemesis Syndrome?

June 30, 2017 Nicco Reggente, PhD

Habitual heavy marijuana use over the course of years can cause¬†periodic bouts of intense vomiting called cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome. Clinicians and researchers have only recently differentiated the condition from the nearly identical cyclic vomiting syndrome. The difference between the two comes down [Read More…]

cannabis to treat nausea
Disorders

Using Cannabis To Treat Nausea

September 11, 2017 Nicco Reggente, PhD

Using cannabis to treat nausea is perhaps the most popular and well-known medical use for the plant and its derivatives. It has been well-cited as a potent¬†anti-nausea and anti-vomiting (antiemetic) treatment. The marijuana derivative called Marinol has been on the pharmaceutical market [Read More…]

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