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Possible Interaction: Marijuana and Oxytocin





Research Papers that Mention the Interaction

These results suggest that OXT administration may lead to greater stress reactivity in recreational cannabis users , particularly women, and support growing evidence that sex differences should be carefully considered when examining the therapeutic potential of OXT.
Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior  •  2019  |  View Paper
Participants receiving oxytocin showed reductions in amount of cannabis used daily and number of sessions per day.
Psychiatry Research  •  2017  |  View Paper
ConclusionsAlthough preliminary, these results suggest that oxytocin may play a role in the amelioration of stress-induced reactivity and craving in marijuana-dependent individuals.
Psychopharmacology  •  2013  |  View Paper
More importantly, clinical studies have also shown that OXT can exert beneficial effects on reducing substance use disorders of a series of drugs, such as heroin, cocaine, alcohol, cannabis and nicotine.
Pharmacology & therapeutics  •  2021  |  View Paper