What is Tetrahydrocannabinol THC?

Category: Prescription Drugs

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See also: Basic Mindell Plus Cannabidiol/Tetrahydrocannabinol Dronabinol Sativex

Tetrahydrocannabinol, also known as THC or dronabinol, is the main psychoactive substance found in the Cannabis plant. THC is a neuroprotective antioxidant. THC has mild to moderate analgesic effects, and medical cannabis can be used to treat pain.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis 3 6
Fibromyalgia 2 3
Insomnia 2 1
Anticipatory anxiety 1 1
Depressed mood 1 2

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  • Slight
  • None
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Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
2
None
4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Tetrahydrocannabinol THC

Side effect Patients
Dry mouth 1
Fatigue 1
Mood swings 1

Dosages

Based on patients currently taking Tetrahydrocannabinol THC

Dosage Patients
2 g daily 1
10 mg daily 1
5 drop(s) twice daily 1
16 drop(s) daily 1
30 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Tetrahydrocannabinol THC

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped taking Tetrahydrocannabinol THC

Duration

Currently taking Tetrahydrocannabinol THC

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1
2 - 5 years 3

Stopped taking Tetrahydrocannabinol THC

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 1
Not at all hard to take 5
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 3
< $25 3
Not specified 1
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