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The Genus Cannabis, 1st Edition

Edited by David T Brown

CRC Press

298 pages

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pub: 1998-11-19
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This book provides a comprehensive overview of cannabis use and abuse and will be an invaluable source of reference for anyone with an interest in the wide range of applications of this fascinating plant and its therapeutic and commercial potential

Table of Contents

1. Cannabis Use and Abuse by Man: An Historical Perspective 2. The Cannabis Plant: Botany, Cultivation and Processing for Use 3. The Chemistry of Cannabis 4. Analytical and Legislative Aspects of Cannabis 5. Non-Medicinal Uses of Cannabis sativa 6. Advances in Cannabinoid Receptor Pharmacology 7. The Therapeutic Potential for Cannabis and its Derivatives 8. Cannabis and Cannabinoids in Pain Relief 9. Cannabis Addiction and Withdrawal: Attitudes and Implications 10. Side Effects of Cannabis Use and Abuse

About the Series

Medicinal and Aromatic Plants - Industrial Profiles

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HEALTH & FITNESS / Herbal Medications
SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Botany