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July 2020

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July 31, 2020

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In what dosage forms are pharmaceutical fentanyl products supplied? Pharmaceutical fentanyl products are currently available in the following dosage forms: oral transmucosal lozenges (AKA fentanyl “lollipops”), buccal tablets and sublingual…
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July 30, 2020

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Fentanyl, morphine and heroin are all analgesics. Which one of the three is the most potent analgesic? Fentanyl is the most potent analgesic of the three. It is about 100…
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July 29, 2020

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What is the most common mode of CBD administration? According to a 2017–2018 online survey evaluating modes of CBD administration, the most common method of CBD administration was sublingual, followed…
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July 28, 2020

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Chronic pelvic pain affects up to 15% of women in the United States. Cannabinoid receptors are expressed on reproductive tissues (including the uterus) and non-reproductive pelvic tissues. Do patients with…
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July 27, 2020

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What is the most common route of administration for the synthetic cannabinoids K2 or Spice? K2 and Spice are used for recreational purposes, and smoking is the most common route…
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July 26, 2020

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Does marijuana use alter the sexual intercourse experience? An online survey posed questions regarding various aspects of sexual experience and how those aspects were impacted by marijuana use. The results…
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July 25, 2020

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True or false? Elimination of THC metabolites occurs via the urinary system AND the gastrointestinal system. True. Metabolism of THC occurs via the liver, leading to more than one metabolite.…
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July 24, 2020

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True or false? Marijuana is the only medication that is consumed via smoking, and it is also the only medication consumed via vaporization. False. Medications, including inhalational anesthetics (desflurane, isoflorane)…
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July 23, 2020

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Animal research studies on CBD's potential therapeutic effects often employ rodents. Is CBD administered to rodents the same way CBD is administered to humans? No. CBD is commonly administered to…
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July 22, 2020

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Has the use of CBD been evaluated for the treatment of heroin addiction? Yes. Dr. Yasmin Hurd, director of the Addiction Institute of Mount Sinai in NYC led a double-blind…