Cannabinoid Receptor Function & Alcoholism

Conditions

Alcoholism

Trial Phase

Phase 1

Trial Purpose and Description

Trial Purpose

This study attempts to characterize the effects of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). Tetrahydrocannabinol is the active ingredient of marijuana, cannabis, "ganja", or "pot". This study will involve healthy volunteers who 1) have no history of alcoholism in their family or 2) have a family history of alcoholism. This study looks at individuals with or without a family history of alcoholism to determine if there is a difference between the two groups in the response to THC.



Participation Guidelines

Age:
18 Years - 30 Years
Gender:
Both

Eligibility Criteria


Inclusion Criteria:

- Exposure to cannabis at least once

Exclusion Criteria:

- Pregnancy
Sponsor:
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)
 
Yale University
Dates:
July 2007
Last Updated:
September 24, 2014
Study HIC#:
0707002888

Clinicaltrials.gov ID: NCT00624715