Cannabindiol: United States Patent 6,630,507

By | Aug 25, 2012

United States Patent 6,630,507 Hampson ,   et al. October 7, 2003 Cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants AbstractCannabinoids have been found to have antioxidant properties, unrelated to NMDA receptor antagonism. This new found property makes cannabinoids useful in the treatment and prophylaxis of wide variety of oxidation associated diseases, such as ischemic, age-related, inflammatory and [...]

Cannabidiol Displays Antiepileptiform and Antiseizure Properties In Vitro and In Vivo

By | Aug 24, 2012

Nicholas A. Jones, Andrew J. Hill, Imogen Smith, Sarah A. Bevan, Claire M. Williams, Benjamin J. Whalley and Gary J. Stephens + Author Affiliations School of Pharmacy (N.A.J., A.J.H., I.S., S.A.B., B.J.W., G.J.S.) and School of Psychology (N.A.J., A.J.H., C.M.W.), University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, United Kingdom Address correspondence to: Dr. Gary Stephens, School of [...]

Cannabindiol

By | Aug 24, 2012

CBD (cannabidiol) – Cannabidiol is the cannabinoid obtaining most recent mainstream exposure for its multitude of benefits with non-psychoactive effects. Unites States Patent #6,630,507 – Hampson, et al. found cannabinoids (specifically CBD) effective as antioxidants & neuroprotectants without providing any psychoactive effects. Neuroprotective antioxidant more potent than ascorbate or topopherol with ability to pass the [...]

Similar Readily Cannabinoids Penetrate into the Brain

By | Aug 24, 2012

The pharmacokinetics (behaviour of a substance in the body) of cannabidiol (CBD), cannabidivarine (CBDV), delta-9- tetrahydrocannabivarin (delta-9-THCV) and cannabigerol (CBG) in mice and rats were investigated at the University of Aberdeen, UK. Researchers determined concentrations in the brain after intraperitoneal (injection into the abdomen) and oral administration. The effects of CBD were further investigated in [...]

Cannabindiol Crosses the Blood Brain Barrier

By | Aug 24, 2012

11/08/08 Dr. Courtney speaks on the CANNABIS ISSUES PANEL of experts and authors at the 18th ANNUAL SOUTHERN HUMBOLDT HEMP FEST Emcee: Jimmy Durchslag: Next we have William Courtney, DR. BILL COURTNEY, Cannabis Medical Consultant. Many of you… I know he’s based in Mendocino, has an office in Willits, but he’s also here in our [...]

Anti-Inflammatory Role of Cannabidiol helps in Induced Acute Pancreatitis in Mice.

By | Aug 12, 2012

Source From the *Institute of Digestive Disease, Department of Pathophysiology, Tongji University School of Medicine, Shanghai, China; and †Department of Internal Medicine II, Klinikum Grosshadern, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany. Abstract OBJECTIVES: The anti-inflammatory effects of O-1602 and cannabidiol (CBD), the ligands of G protein-coupled receptor 55 (GPR55), on experimental acute pancreatitis (AP) were investigated. [...]

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