Marijuana in Combination With Opioids for Cancer Pain: A Pilot Study
To take part in this study, you must have ongoing cancer pain which is currently being
treated with opioids. If you meet all the eligibility criteria you will be admitted to the
General Clinical Research Center at San Francisco General Hospital for 9 days. The
treatment consists of smoking one marijuana cigarette 3 times a day.
Allocation: Non-Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Safety/Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Treatment
Change in level of cancer pain as recorded on a 100mm Visual Analog Scale.
Donald I Abrams, M.D.
UCSF Community Consortium
United States: Food and Drug Administration
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