Nabilone is a synthetic cannabinoid with therapeutic use as an antiemetic and as an adjunct analgesic for neuropathic pain. It mimics tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the primary psychoactive compound found naturally occurring in Cannabis.
It is widely used as an adjunct therapy for chronic pain management; numerous trials and case studies have demonstrated modest effectiveness for relieving fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis.
1 or 2 mg doses multiple times a day up to a total of 6 mg.
Adverse drug reactions:
can increase post-operative pain, dizziness/vertigo, euphoria, drowsiness, dry mouth, ataxia, sleep disturbance, dysphoria, headache, nausea, disorientation, depersonalization, asthenia
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