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Cannabis use disorder

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News:

Potential drug developed to target CUD.

What:

  • CUD or cannabis abuse refers to continues use of the drug despite physical, psychological and social impairment.
  • It is characterized by:
    • Impaired control
    • Social impairment
    • Risky behaviour
    • Physiological changes like higher tolerance

Concern:

  • It is a significant public health concern.
  • There are no approved treatment at present.

How:

  • The behavioural changes are brought about by the activation of the by the drug’s main psychoactive component, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol).

Who:

  • 19.5% of people who use the drug develop CUD.

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