CBD and Anorexia

Peer-reviewed studies into the potential effects of Cannabidiol and anorexia

On this page, CBD and Anorexia, you will find research pertaining to the use of Cannabidiol and Cannabinoids and its possible effects on Anorexia. The information below is not meant to influence your opinion, but rather give you access to a wealth of scientific literature in an attempt to make and educated and informed choice. Click Here to see all of the conditions that have been researched alongside CBD and Anorexia Nervosa. If you have any questions pertaining to the research, please email us at info@hempicated.com.

Leptin, grelin, and endocannabinoids: Potential therapeutic targets in anorexia nervosa

From the abstract:

…endocannabinoids exert orexigenic effects which may facilitate nutritional restoration. Leptin and endocannabinoids may exert antidepressive and anxiolytic effects.

The role of the endocannabinoid system in eating disorders: neurochemical and behavioural preclinical evidence

From the abstract:

…preclinical findings support the rationale for the clinical development of drug which modulate the endocannabinoid system in the treatment of eating disorders.

Cancer cachexia and cannabinoids.

From the abstract:

There are strong indications that cannabis is better tolerated that THC alone, because cannabis contains several additional cannabinoids, like cannabidiol(CBD), which antagonize the psychotropic actions of THC, but do not inhibit the appetite-stimulating effect.