POST TRAUMATIC STRESS DISORDER/ PTSD

 

Never fear, cannabinoids are here                    (article – 2002)

http://mcforadhd.free.fr/naturefear.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The endogenous cannabinoid system controls extinction of aversive memories. (abst – 2002)                                    http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12152079

 

‘Natural’ cannabis manages memory                 (news – 2002)

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/2163405.stm

 

Study: Marijuana Eases Traumatic Memories                  (news – 2002)

http://cannabisnews.com/news/13/thread13601.shtml

 

Cannabis-like Brain Chemical Blocks Out Bad Memories                 (news – 2002)

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=cannabis-like-brain-chemi

 

Endocannabinoids extinguish bad memories in the brain               (news – 2002)

http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=123#1

 

Marijuana-Like Compound Banishes Fear               (news – 2002)

http://www.webmd.com/anxiety-panic/news/20020802/marijuana-like-compound-banishes-fear

 

Natural high helps banish bad memories              (news – 2002) (may need registration)

http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn2616-natural-high-helps-banish-bad-memories.html

 

Israel to soothe soldiers with marijuana              (news – 2004)

http://newsmine.org/content.php?ol=war-on-terror/israel/israel-to-soothe-soldiers-with-marijuana.txt

 

Enhancing Cannabinoid Neurotransmission Augments the Extinction of Conditioned Fear (full – 2005)                                       http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v30/n3/full/1300655a.html

 

Cannabinoid CB1 Receptor Mediates Fear Extinction via Habituation-Like Processes (full – 2006)  http://www.jneurosci.org/cgi/content/full/26/25/6677?maxtoshow=&hits=80&RESULTFORMAT=&fullte  xt=cannabinoid&searchid=1&FIRSTINDEX=400&resourcetype=HWCIT

 

Aversive memory reactivation engages in the amygdala only some neurotransmitters involved in consolidation.  (full – 2006)                                           http://learnmem.cshlp.org/content/13/4/426.long

 

PTSD and Cannabis: A Clinician Ponders Mechanism of Action              (news – 2006)

http://www.letfreedomgrow.com/cmu/ptsd_and_cannabis.htm

 

Cannabis Eases Post Traumatic Stress                 (news/ forum post – 2006)

http://www.icmag.com/ic/showthread.php?p=2800478

 

Modulation of Fear and Anxiety by the Endogenous Cannabinoid System            (full – 2007)

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2789283/?tool=pmcentrez

 

Inhibition of fatty-acid amide hydrolase accelerates acquisition and extinction rates in a spatial memory task.     (full – 2007)  http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v32/n5/pdf/1301224a.pdf

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Posttraumatic stress symptom severity predicts marijuana use coping motives among traumatic event-exposed marijuana users                                                         (abst – 2007)  http://marijuana.researchtoday.net/archive/4/8/1378.htm

 

Medical Marijuana: PTSD Medical Malpractice                (news – 2007)

http://salem-news.com/articles/june142007/leveque_61407.php

 

Cannabis for the Wounded – Another Walter Reed Scandal                  (news – 2007)

http://www.libertypost.org/cgi-bin/readart.cgi?ArtNum=179973&Disp=11

 

Association of the Cannabinoid Receptor Gene (CNR1) With ADHD and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder          (full – 2008)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2685476/?tool=pubmed

 

Marijuana Therapy for Veterans with PTSD                  (article – 2008)

http://www.benefitsofmarijuana.com/ask/reader-questions/marijuana-therapy-for-veterans-with-ptsd/

 

Cannabinoid Receptor Activation in the Basolateral Amygdala Blocks the Effects of Stress on the Conditioning and Extinction of Inhibitory Avoidance                                                            (full – 2009)  http://www.jneurosci.org/cgi/content/full/29/36/11078?maxtoshow=&hits=10&RESULTFORMAT=&fullt ext=Dr.+Irit+Akirav+&andorexactfulltext=and&searchid=1&FIRSTINDEX=0&resourcetype=HWCIT

 

The use of a synthetic cannabinoid in the management of treatment-resistant nightmares in posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD).                                                     (abst – 2009)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19228182?dopt=Abstract

 

Cannabinoid receptors in brain: pharmacogenetics, neuropharmacology, neurotoxicology, and potential therapeutic applications                                                                                        (abst – 2009)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19897083

 

Medical Marijuana and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)               (news – 2009)  https://www.marijuanadoctors.com/content/ailments/view/117?ailment=post-traumatic-stress-disorder-  ptsd-

 

Patients with post-traumatic stress disorder may benefit from synthetic marijuana (news – 2009)

http://www.healthjockey.com/2009/11/05/patients-with-post-traumatic-stress-disorder-may-benefit-from-  synthetic-marijuana/

 

Medical Marijuana and Nightmares                   (news – 2009)

https://www.marijuanadoctors.com/content/ailments/view/47?ailment=nightmares

 

Marijuana could alleviate symptoms of PTSD                   (news – 2009)

http://israel21c.org/health/marijuana-could-alleviate-symptoms-of-ptsd

 

Marijuana could prove helpful for post-traumatic stress disorder patients. (news – 2009)

http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Marijuana+could+prove+helpful+for+post-traumatic+stress+disorder…-  a0211332139

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

‘Pot’ may help combat PTSD U. of Haifa study shows                 (news – 2009)

http://www.jpost.com/LandedPages/PrintArticle.aspx?id=159548

 

PTSD contributes to teen and young adult cannabis use disorders.                (full – 2010)

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2784238/?tool=pubmed

 

Cannabinoids modulate hippocampal memory and plasticity.                (abst – 2010)

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19830813

 

The relationship between substance use and posttraumatic stress disorder in a methadone maintenance treatment program.                                                       (abst – 2010)

http://www.cannabis-med.org/studies/ww_en_db_study_show.php?s_id=309

 

V.A. Easing Rules for Users of Medical Marijuana                  (news – 2010)

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/07/24/health/policy/24veterans.html

 

Cannabis and PTSD by Michael McKenna                  (anecdotal – 2010)

http://marijuana-uses.com/cannabis-and-ptsd-by-michael-mckenna/

 

The role of cannabinoids in modulating emotional and non-emotional memory processes in the hippocampus.     (full – 2011)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3124830/?tool=pubmed

 

Cannabinoids prevent the development of behavioral and endocrine alterations in a rat model of intense stress.  (full – 2011)  http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v37/n2/full/npp2011204a.html

 

Cannabinoids Prevent the Development of Behavioral and Endocrine Alterations in a Rat Model of Intense Stress.                                                     (abst – 2011)        http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21918506

 

Posttraumatic stress disorder and Cannabis use in a nationally representative sample. (abst – 2011)                                        http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21480682

 

Cannabinoid receptor expression and phosphorylation are differentially regulated between male and female cerebellum and brain stem after repeated stress: Implication for PTSD and drug abuse.     (abst – 2011)                                                  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21600961

 

Effect of cannabidiol on sleep disruption induced by the repeated combination tests consisting of open field and elevated plus-maze in rats.                                                              (abst – 2011)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21867717

 

Cannabinoids Prevent the Development of Behavioral and Endocrine Alterations in a Rat Model of Intense Stress.                                                     (abst – 2011)        http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21918506

 

Anti-Aversive Effects of Cannabidiol on Innate Fear-Induced Behaviors Evoked by an Ethological Model of Panic Attacks Based on a Prey vs the Wild Snake Epicrates cenchria crassus Confrontation Paradigm.  (abst – 2011)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21918503

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medical cannabis use in post-traumatic stress disorder: a naturalistic observational study. (abst – 2011)                                      http://www.cannabis-med.org/studies/ww_en_db_study_show.php?s_id=481

 

Cannabis use among military veterans after residential treatment for posttraumatic stress disorder.           (abst – 2011)                   http://marijuana.researchtoday.net/archive/8/9/5260.htm

 

Marijuana Administration After a Traumatic Experience May Prevent Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms, Rat Study Suggests                                                             (news – 2011)  http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/09/110921120037.htm

 

Medical marijuana turns former soldier’s life around              (news – 2011)  http://www.examiner.com/cannabis-culture-in-phoenix/medical-marijuana-turns-former-soldier-s-life-  around

 

Marijuana blocks PTSD symptoms in rats: study               (news – 2011)

http://medicalxpress.com/news/2011-09-marijuana-blocks-ptsd-symptoms-rats.html

 

Cannabidiol, a Cannabis sativa constituent, as an anxiolytic drug.             (full – 2012)  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S1516-  44462012000500008&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en

 

CADTH Rapid Response Report: Cannabinoids for the treatment of post-traumatic stress disorder         (full – 2012)

http://www.cadth.ca/media/pdf/htis/july-2012/RC0368%20Cannabinoids%20Final.pdf

 

Endocannabinoids in stressed humans                (link to PDF – 2012)  http://www.doaj.org/doaj?func=abstract&id=1152482&q1=cannabinoid&f1=all&b1=and&q2=&f2=all&re cNo=2&uiLanguage=en

 

Critical role of the endocannabinoid system in mediating rapid glucocorticoid effects on memory for emotionally arousing experiences                                                        (link to PDF – 2012)  http://www.doaj.org/doaj?func=abstract&id=1152481&q1=cannabinoid&f1=all&b1=and&q2=&f2=all&re  cNo=3&uiLanguage=en

 

Positron emission tomography offers new perspectives for evidence-based treatment development in PTSD                                                     (link to PDF – 2012)  http://www.doaj.org/doaj?func=abstract&id=1152483&q1=endocannabinoid&f1=all&b1=and&q2=&f2=al l&recNo=2&uiLanguage=en

 

Multiple mechanisms involved in the large-spectrum therapeutic potential of cannabidiol in psychiatric disorders.                                                     (abst  – 2012)        http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23108553

 

Opposing Roles for Cannabinoid Receptor Type-1 (CB(1)) and Transient Receptor Potential Vanilloid Type-1 Channel (TRPV1) on the Modulation of Panic-Like Responses in Rats.      (abst – 2012)                                            http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21937980

 

Fear relief-toward a new conceptual frame work and what endocannabinoids gotta do with it.     (abst – 2012)                        http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22173015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

On Disruption of Fear Memory by Reconsolidation Blockade: Evidence from Cannabidiol Treatment.     (abst – 2012)                                          http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22549120

 

Bimodal Control of Fear-Coping Strategies by CB1 Cannabinoid Receptors. (abst – 2012)                                     http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22623656

 

Cannabinoid CB1 receptor deficiency increases contextual fear memory under highly aversive conditions and long-term potentiation in vivo.                                                                 (abst – 2012)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22579951

 

Expression pattern of the cannabinoid receptor genes in the frontal cortex of mood disorder patients and mice selectively bred for high and low fear. (abst – 2012)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22534181

 

Mitigation of post-traumatic stress symptoms by Cannabis resin: A review of the clinical and neurobiological evidence.                                                  (abst – 2012)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22736575

 

Prevalence of Cannabis Use Disorder Diagnoses Among Veterans in 2002, 2008, and 2009.        (abst – 2012)                      http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22564034

 

The underdiagnosis of cannabis use disorders and other Axis-I disorders among military veterans within VHA.                                                 (abst – 2012)        http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22808884

 

Cannabidiol blocks long-lasting behavioral consequences of predator threat stress: Possible involvement of 5HT1A receptors.                                                                    (abst – 2012)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22979992

 

Failure to extinguish fear and genetic variability in the human cannabinoid receptor 1. (abst – 2012)                                      http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23010766

 

CB1 receptor activation in the nucleus accumbens core impairs contextual fear learning. (abst – 2012)                                       http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23018128

 

Convergent translational evidence of a role for anandamide in amygdala-mediated fear extinction, threat processing and stress-reactivity                                                              (abst – 2012)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22688188

 

Brain altering drug calms fears also                (news – 2012)

http://in.news.yahoo.com/brain-altering-drug-calms-fears-071146308.html

 

Israel pushing ahead in medical marijuana industry              (news – 2012)  http://news.yahoo.com/israel-pushing-ahead-medical-marijuana-industry- 180817891.html;_ylt=A2KJjbz3o5RQ4BcAYprQtDMD

 

Cannabinoid facilitation of fear extinction memory recall in humans.              (abst – 2013)

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22796109

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A current overview of cannabinoids and glucocorticoids in facilitating extinction of aversive memories: Potential extinction enhancers.                                                                   (abst – 2013)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22687521

 

Predator threat stress promotes long lasting anxiety-like behaviors and modulates synaptophysin and CB1 receptors expression in brain areas associated with PTSD symptoms. (abst – 2013)   http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23178193

 

Cannabidiol enhances consolidation of explicit fear extinction in humans. (abst – 2013)                                       http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23307069

 

THE ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM PROVIDES AN AVENUE FOR EVIDENCE- BASED TREATMENT DEVELOPMENT FOR PTSD                                                                (1st page – 2013)

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/da.22031/abstract

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