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Cannabinoids are potent neuroprotective agents

BilZ0r BilZ0r at TAKETHISOUThotmail.com
Thu Aug 14 22:50:16 EST 2003

"John" <John at overhere.com.au> wrote in news:3f3c336d at dnews.tpgi.com.au:

> One of quite a few by now. If not for politics a lot of people would
> be saved from unnecessary cell loss. .....

unless of course...

Chan GC, Hinds TR, Impey S, Storm DR. 
Hippocampal neurotoxicity of Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol.
J Neurosci. 1998 Jul 15;18(14):5322-32 

Scallet AC. 
Neurotoxicology of cannabis and THC: a review of chronic exposure studies 
in animals.
Pharmacol Biochem Behav. 1991 Nov;40(3):671-6.

and nothing is stopping doctors administering cannabinoids after 
asphxyation, its just like NMDA channel antagonists.

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