The effects of cannabinoids on body temperature and brain catecholamine synthesis

A. S. Bloom, K. M. Johnson, W. L. Dewey

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Abstract

Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol, 11-OH-Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol and 9-nor-9β-OH-hexahydrocannabinol produced hypothermia and increased catecholamine synthesis in mouse brain. The potencies of the effects of these compounds were correlated. Cannabinol and cannabidiol were inactive in both tests.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)51-57
Number of pages7
JournalResearch Communications in Chemical Pathology and Pharmacology
Volume20
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1978
Externally publishedYes

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Dronabinol
Cannabinoids
Body Temperature
Catecholamines
Brain
Cannabinol
Hypothermia
Cannabidiol
Temperature
hydroxide ion

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  • Pharmacology
  • Toxicology

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The effects of cannabinoids on body temperature and brain catecholamine synthesis. / Bloom, A. S.; Johnson, K. M.; Dewey, W. L.

In: Research Communications in Chemical Pathology and Pharmacology, Vol. 20, No. 1, 1978, p. 51-57.

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