SYNTHETICS (News)

SYNTHETICS and COMPOUNDS THAT AFFECT the ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM (ECS) News Articles 2010-2017

ACEA/ARACHIDONYL-2′-CHLOROETHYLAMIDE
(Changes into AM- 404, Which Stops Anandamide Breakdown)
ADELMIDROL (PEA Analogue)
AJULEMIC ACID/AjA/IP-751/HU-239/CT-3 (Analog, Mechanism of Action Not Established, See Also JBT-101/RESUNAB)
AM-111/D-JNKI-1/XG-102
AM-251 (GPR 55 Agonist, CB1 Antagonist/Inverse Agonist)
AM-404
AM-630
AM-1172
AM-1241
AM-1346
AM-1710
AM-6538 (Strong Antagonist of CB1 Receptors that “Freezes” Them For Easier Study)
BIA 10-2474 (FAAH inhibitor, Prevents Breakdown of Anandamide, Can Be Fatal)
CANNABINOR (CB2 Agonist)
CB-65 (CB2 Agonist)
CP-47,497 (CB1 and CB2 Agonist)
CP-55,940 (CB1, CB2 and GPR55 Agonist)
FUBINACA GROUP
HU-210 (CB1 and CB2 Agonist Over 100 Times Stronger Than THC)
HU-211/DEXANABINOL/DEXANABINONE/SINNABIDOL/ETS-2101/PA 50211/PRS 211007 (CB2 Agonist)
HU-308 (CB2 Agonist)
HU-320 (Chemically Related to CBD, Mechanism Of Action Not Established)
IBUPROFEN (Blocks Breakdown of Anandamide Which is What Actually Relieves Your Pain)
J-147 (CB1 Antagonist Derived from Curcumin)
JBT-101/RESUNAB
JD-5037 (CB1 Agonist With Limited Brain Penetration)
JWH-015 (CB2 and GPR-55 Agonist, Mildly Activates CB1 Receptors)
JWH-018 (CB1 Agonist)
JWH-073 (CB1 and CB2 Agonist)
JWH-100/AM-678 (CB1 Agonist)
JWH-133/3-(1_1_-dimethylbutyl)-1-deoxy-_8-THC (CB2 Agonist)
JWH-200 (CB1 Agonist)
JWH-210 (CB1 Agonist)
JZL-184 (Blocks Breakdown of 2-AG)
KM-233 (CB2 Agonist)
KN38-7271/BAY38-7271 (CB1 and CB2 Agonist)
MAB-CHMINACA
MARINOL/DRONABINOL (Synthetic THC, CB1 and CB2 Agonist)
MDA-7 (Strong CB2 Agonist)
MDA-19 (Strong CB2 Agonist)
NABILONE/CESAMET (Synthetic THC, CB1 and CB2 Agonist)
RIMONABANT/ACOMPLIA/SR141716/SR1 (CB1 and CB2 Antagonist, Failed Weight Loss Drug)
“SPICE”/SCRAs (Various Synthetic Cannabinoid Mixtures, See Also AM, HU, JWH and CP series)
SYNDROS (Orally Administered Liquid Formulation of Dronabinol (Synthetic THC)
TAK-875/FASIGLIFAM (GPR-40 Agonist)
TM-38837 (Mostly Peripherally Restricted CB1 Antagonist)
TRICOR/FENOFIBRATE (Works by Activating CB2 Receptors, Partial CB1 Agonist)
URB-597/KDS-4103 (Slows Cannabinoid Destruction in the Body, Not the Brain)
URB-937 (Slows Cannabinoid Destruction)
WIN-55,212-2 (CB1 and CB2 Agonist)
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(Limited Number of Early Articles, No Date Restrictions)


ACEA/ARACHIDONYL-2′-CHLOROETHYLAMIDE
Study: Cannabis Agonists Produce Anti-Cancer Effects In Human Liver Cancer Cells (news–2012) http://norml.org/news/2012/10/11/study-cannabis-agonists-produce-anti-cancer-effects-in-human-livercancer-cells
Anti-Cancer Effects In Human Liver Cancer Cells Produced By Cannabis Agonists (news–2012) http://www.imarijuana.com/tag/cannabinoid-agonists


ACETAMINOPHEN/PARACETAMOL/TYLENOL
Tylenol’s Analgesic Effect is Mediated By Cannabinoid Receptors (news – 2014) http://sclabs.com/about-blog/item/61-tylenol-s-analgesic-effect-is-mediated-by-cannabinoid-receptors.html
Acetaminophen or Paracetamol: Pain Relief and Precautions (news – 2016) https://healdove.com/health-care-industry/Acetaminophen-or-Paracetamol-How-Does-it-Provide-PainRelief


ADELMIDROL
Adelmidrol: a new ALIAmide for chronic inflammation (news–2012) http://www.neuropathie.nu/research-development/adelmidrol-a-new-aliamide-for-chronic-inflamm.html
Adelmidrol: a novel glia modulator (news–2015) http://www.neuropathie.nu/gliopathic-pain/adelmidrol-a-novel-glia-modulator.html


AJULEMIC ACID/AjA/IP-751/HU-239/CT-3
Marijuana-Derived Compound Targets Pain, Inflammation (news-2002) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/08/020822071026.htm
Marijuana-Derived Drug Suppresses Bladder Overactivity And Irritation In Animal Models (news-2005) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2005/09/050906080225.htm
Marijuana-Derived Drug Suppresses Bladder Pain In Animal Models (news-2006) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2006/05/060521103039.htm
Letter: Preclinical assessment of abuse liability of ajulemic acid (letter-2007)
http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/journal/en_2007_01_2.pdf


AM-111/D-JNKI-1/XG-102
AM-111 (news–undated) http://www.aurismedical.com/product-candidates/am-101
Otoprotective Effect of AM-111 Also Shown In Model of Cochlear Ischemia (news–2010) http://www.biospace.com/news_story.aspx?StoryID=192710
Analysis: Drugmakers step up search for hearing loss medicines (news–2012)
http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/12/02/us-hearing-medicines-idUSBRE8B102H20121202
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AM-251
Cannabidiol (CBD) as an Anti-Arrhythmic – the Role of the CB1 Receptors (news–2010)
http://cannabisclinicians.org/2011/cannabidiol-cbd-as-an-anti-arrhythmic-the-role-of-the-cb1-receptors/
Pot and Pumpkin Pie: Endocannabinoid System Enhanced by Vitamin E (news–2011) http://www.examiner.com/medical-marijuana-in-philadelphia/pot-and-pumpkin-pie-endocannabinoidsystem-enhanced-by-vitamin-e


AM-404
Easing anxiety with anandamide (news–2004) http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/Issues/2004/July/anandamide.asp


AM-630
Cannabinoid Trans-Caryophyllene Protects Brain Cells From Ischemia (news–2013)
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/256799.php
Activation of cortical type 2 cannabinoid receptors ameliorates ischemic brain injury (news–2013) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/02/130221141140.htm


AM-1172
New molecule may be basis for drugs that battle overeating and drug dependency (news–2004) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2004/05/040517072118.htm
Easing anxiety with anandamide (news–2004) http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/Issues/2004/July/anandamide.asp
Anandamide Compound Targets Brain’s ‘Bliss’ System (news–2005) http://alcoholism.about.com/od/cure/a/blnida050112.htm
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AM-1241
New Compound That Acts On Peripheral Receptors May Be Promising Treatment For Some Nerve Pain (news-2003) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2003/08/030812073750.htm


AM-1346
Synthetic Cannabinoid May Aid Fertility In Smokers (news-2006) http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/58063.php
Marijuana-like Chemical Can Restore Sperm Function Lost to Tobacco Abuse (news-2006) http://www.rxpgnews.com/specialtopics/article_5093.shtml
Cannabis-based boost for smokers’ suffering sperm (news-2006) (may need registration) http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn10362-cannabisbased-boost-for-smokers-suffering-sperm.html
Scientist Discovers New Molecule to Treat Chronic Pain (news-2008) http://www.physorg.com/news137778721.html


AM-1710
An alternative to medical marijuana for pain? (news–2015) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-03-alternative-medical-marijuana-pain.html


AM-6538
Harvesting Benefits from Cannabinoids (article–2016) http://www.cell.com/cell/fulltext/S0092-8674(16)31675-0
ShanghaiTech Scientists Resolve the Structure of the Human “Marijuana Receptor” (news–2016) http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/shanghaitech-scientists-resolve-the-structure-of-the-humanmarijuana-receptor-300347438.html
Structure of primary cannabinoid receptor is revealed (news–2016) https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-10/niod-sop102016.php


BIA 10-2474
French drug trial leaves one brain dead and five critically ill (news–2016)
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/jan/15/french-drug-trial-one-person-in-coma-and-five-criticallyill
French drug trial turns disastrous, leaving 1 brain dead and 5 hospitalized (news–2016) http://arstechnica.com/science/2016/01/french-drug-trial-turns-disastrous-leaving-1-brain-dead-and-5-hospitalized/
Researchers question design of fatal French clinical trial (news–2016) http://www.nature.com/news/researchers-question-design-of-fatal-french-clinical-trial-1.19221
Will Death in French Drug Trial Lead to Tighter Phase 1 Rules? (news–2016) http://www.painresearchforum.org/news/63317-will-death-french-drug-trial-lead-tighter-phase-1-rules
Animal Test Details Emerge in French Drug Trial Death (news – 2016) http://www.pcrm.org/research/research-news/animal-test-details-in-french-drug-trial-death
High Doses Of Experimental Drug Implicated In Botched French Study (news – 2016) http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/03/09/469786037/high-doses-of-experimental-drugimplicated-in-botched-french-study?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=world
Botched French Drug Trial Followed Rules But Lacked ‘Common Sense’ (news–2016) http://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2016/05/03/475867184/botched-french-drug-trial-followed-rulesbut-lacked-common-sense
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CANNABINOR
Pharmos Initiates Phase I Trial of CB2-Selective Drug Candidate Cannabinor (news–2005) http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/pharmos-initiates-phase-i-trial-ofcb2-selective-drug-candidate-cannabinor-54718747.html
Cannabinoid Receptor Agonist Significantly Reduces Post-Operative Pain, Study Says (news–2007) http://norml.org/news/2007/04/26/cannabinoid-receptor-agonist-significantly-reduces-post-operative-painstudy-says


CB–65
Study: Cannabis Agonists Produce Anti-Cancer Effects In Human Liver Cancer Cells (news–2012) http://norml.org/news/2012/10/11/study-cannabis-agonists-produce-anti-cancer-effects-in-human-livercancer-cells
Anti-Cancer Effects In Human Liver Cancer Cells Produced By Cannabis Agonists (news–2012) http://www.imarijuana.com/tag/cannabinoid-agonists


CP-47,497
A Synthetic Solution for a Legal 4:20 (news–2009) http://www.popsci.com/scitech/article/2009-04/synthetic-solution-legal-420
THIS ISN’T YOUR MOTHER’S SPICE (news-2010) http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v10/n497/a07.html?1173
Now, There’s a Test for That – Norchem’s “Fake Marijuana” Test Reveals Significantly
Increased Abuse of Spice/K2 (news-2010) http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/Now-Theres-Test-That-Norchems-Fake-Marijuana-TestReveals-Significantly-Increased-Abuse-1356247.htm
Chemicals Used in “Spice” and “K2” Type Products Now Under Federal Control and Regulation (news–2011) http://www.dea.gov/pubs/pressrel/pr030111.html
Outlawing ‘Legal Highs:’ Can Emergency Bans Hinder Drug Development? (news–2011)
http://healthland.time.com/2011/02/23/outlawing-legal-highs-can-emergency-bans-hinder-drugdevelopment/
Getting up to speed with the public health and regulatory challenges posed by new psychoactive substances in the information age (editorial–2013) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.12287/full
Synthetic Cannabinoids -The Challenges of Testing for Designer Drugs (article–2013) http://www.aacc.org/publications/cln/2013/february/Pages/Cannabinoids.aspx?PassThru=ok&PersonID=206339#
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CP-55,940
Endocannabinoids — The Brain’s Cannabis — Demonstrate Novel Modes Of Action To Stress (news-2005) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2005/07/050720065810.htm


FUBINACA GROUP
‘Fake pot’ causing zombielike effects is 85 times more potent than marijuana (news–2016) http://www.cnn.com/2016/12/16/health/zombie-synthetic-marijuana/index.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2Fcnn_topstories+%28RSS %3A+CNN+-+Top+Stories%29


HU-210
Cannabinoids spell relief in colon inflammation (news–2004) http://www.mpg.de/496761/pressRelease20040506?filter_order=L
Is cannabis good for your brain? (news-2005) http://arstechnica.com/science/news/2005/10/1529.ars
Study Shows Marijuana Promotes Neuron Growth (news-2005) http://english.ohmynews.com/articleview/article_view.asp?menu=c10400&no=253377&rel_no=1
Marijuana May Grow Neurons in the Brain (news-2005) http://www.medpagetoday.com/Psychiatry/AnxietyStress/1934
Surprising Brain Effects From Pot-Like Drug (news–2005) http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/news/20051013/surprising-brain-effects-from-pot-like-drug
Marijuana might cause new cell growth in the brain (news–2005) (may need registration) http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn8155
Now, There’s a Test for That — Norchem’s “Fake Marijuana” Test Reveals Significantly Increased Abuse of Spice/K2 (news-2010) http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/Now-Theres-Test-That-Norchems-Fake-Marijuana-TestReveals-Significantly-Increased-Abuse-1356247.htm
Getting up to speed with the public health and regulatory challenges posed by new psychoactive substances in the information age (editorial–2013) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.12287/full
Synthetic Cannabinoids -The Challenges of Testing for Designer Drugs (article–2013)
http://www.aacc.org/publications/cln/2013/february/Pages/Cannabinoids.aspx?PassThru=ok&PersonID=206339#


HU-211/DEXANABINOL/DEXANABINONE/SINNABIDOL/ETS-2101/PA 50211/PRS 211007
Latest Studies Imply That Cannabinoids Are Protective Against Alcohol-Induced Brain Damage (news–2011) http://networkedblogs.com/mFuuX
Cannabinoid May Treat Brain Cancer (news–2012) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/09/120925142557.htm?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+sciencedaily+%28ScienceDaily%3A+Latest+Science+News%29
Clinical trial evaluates synthetic cannabinoid as brain cancer treatment (news–2012) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-09-clinical-trial-synthetic-cannabinoid-brain.html
Cannabinoid May Treat Brain Cancer (news–2012) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/09/120925142557.htm
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e-Therapeutics announces continuation of ETS2101 phase I trial in brain cancer (news–2014) http://www.news-medical.net/news/20140107/e-Therapeutics-announces-continuation-of-ETS2101-phaseI-trial-in-brain-cancer.aspx


HU-308
Activation of CB2 receptor attenuates bone loss in osteoporosis (news-2006) http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=210#2
Endocannabinoids, cannabinoid receptors and inflammatory stress: an interview with Dr. Pál Pacher (interview-2007) http://www.jleukbio.org/cgi/content/full/82/6/1390?maxtoshow=&hits=80&RESULTFORMAT=&fulltext=cannabinoid&searchid=1&FIRSTINDEX=880&resourcetype=HWCIT
Protection from osteoarthritis may lie in our own joints, study suggests (news–2014) http://www.alphagalileo.org/ViewItem.aspx?ItemId=141814&CultureCode=en


HU-320
HU-320 identified as a novel synthetic cannabinoid with therapeutic activity in an experiment model of rheumatoid arthritis (news–2004) http://www.pharmiweb.com/features/feature.asp?ROW_ID=405#.VZm8xvlwtB8


IBUPROFEN
Scripps Research Scientists Discover Inflammation Is Controlled Differently in Brain and Other Tissues (news–2011) http://www.alphagalileo.org/ViewItem.aspx?ItemId=113766&CultureCode=en
Preventing marijuana-induced memory problems with over-the-counter painkillers (news–2013) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-11-marijuana-induced-memory-problems-over-the-counterpainkillers.html
What ailments does medical marijuana help? (news–2015) http://www.mnn.com/health/fitness-well-being/stories/what-ailments-does-medical-marijuana-help


J-147
Medical marijuana has potential as Alzheimer’s treatment, study says (news–2016) http://kfor.com/2016/07/25/medical-marijuana-has-potential-as-alzheimers-treatment-study-says/


JBT-101/RESUNAB
Corbus Pharmaceuticals’ Investigational Scleroderma Drug Takes Novel Approach To Treating Inflammation (news–2016) http://sclerodermanews.com/2015/03/16/corbus-pharmaceuticals-investigational-scleroderma-drug-takesnovel-approach-treating-inflammation/
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JD-5037
New Drug Could Help Maintain Long-Term Weight Loss (news–2012) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/07/120726122116.htm


JWH-015
Now, There’s a Test for That – Norchem’s “Fake Marijuana” Test Reveals Significantly Increased Abuse of Spice/K2 (news-2010) http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/Now-Theres-Test-That-Norchems-Fake-Marijuana-TestReveals-Significantly-Increased-Abuse-1356247.htm
Latest blood test detects 12 popular synthetic cannabinoids in “fake pot” (news–2011) http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20110720005281/en/Latest-blood-test-detects-12-popularsynthetic#.VZnGiPlwtB8
Chemicals Used in “Spice” and “K2” Type Products Now Under Federal Control and Regulation (news–2011) http://www.dea.gov/pubs/pressrel/pr030111.html


JWH-018
A Synthetic Solution for a Legal 4:20 (news–2009) http://www.popsci.com/scitech/article/2009-04/synthetic-solution-legal-420
Synthetic cannabis mimic found in herbal incense (news–2009) http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/News/2009/January/15010901.asp
FAQ: K2, Spice Gold, and Herbal ‘Incense’ (news-2010) http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/news/k2-spice-gold-herbal-incense-faq
THIS ISN’T YOUR MOTHER’S SPICE (news-2010) http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v10/n497/a07.html?1173
Outlawing ‘Legal Highs:’ Can Emergency Bans Hinder Drug Development? (news–2011)
http://healthland.time.com/2011/02/23/outlawing-legal-highs-can-emergency-bans-hinder-drugdevelopment/
Latest blood test detects 12 popular synthetic cannabinoids in “fake pot” (news–2011) http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20110720005281/en/Latest-blood-test-detects-12-popularsynthetic#.VZnGiPlwtB8
‘Fake Marijuana’ May Trigger Heart Trouble in Teens (news–2011) http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/health/story/health/story/2011-11-09/Fake-marijuana-may-triggerheart-trouble-in-teens/51133266/1
Synthetic marijuana was created strictly for research at Clemson (news–2012)
http://www.timesnews.net/article/9042095/synthetic-marijuana-was-created-strictly-for-research-atclemson
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Wyoming kidney failure outbreak linked to designer ‘blueberry spice’ drug, aka ‘legal marijuana’ (news–2012) http://www.naturalnews.com/035181_spice_recreational_drugs_kidney_failure.html
Blueberry “spice” in Wyoming linked to cases of renal failure (news–2012) http://www.thepoisonreview.com/2012/03/03/blueberry-spice-in-wyoming-linked-to-cases-of-renal-failure/
New health concerns about ‘fake pot’ in US (news–2012) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-03-health-fake-pot.html
Tachycardia followed by bradycardia after smoking the synthetic cannabinoid “K9″ (news–2012) http://www.thepoisonreview.com/2012/05/22/tachycardia-followed-by-bradycardia-after-smoking-thesynthetic-cannabinoid-k9/
Getting up to speed with the public health and regulatory challenges posed by new psychoactive substances in the information age (editorial–2013) http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/add.12287/full
Synthetic Cannabinoids -The Challenges of Testing for Designer Drugs (article–2013) http://www.aacc.org/publications/cln/2013/february/Pages/Cannabinoids.aspx?PassThru=ok&PersonID=206339#
Cannabinoids Found to Reduce 90% of Skin Cancer in Just 20 Weeks, According to New Study (news–2013) http://thejointblog.com/cannabinoids-found-to-reduce-90-of-skin-cancer-in-just-20-weeks-according-tonew-study/
How this chemist unwittingly helped spawn the synthetic drug industry (news–2015) http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/how-a-chemist-unwittingly-helped-spawn-thesynthetic-drug-epidemic/2015/08/09/94454824-3633-11e5-9739-170df8af8eb9_story.html


JWH-073
Now, There’s a Test for That – Norchem’s “Fake Marijuana” Test Reveals Significantly Increased Abuse of Spice/K2 (news-2010) http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/Now-Theres-Test-That-Norchems-Fake-Marijuana-TestReveals-Significantly-Increased-Abuse-1356247.htm
Outlawing ‘Legal Highs:’ Can Emergency Bans Hinder Drug Development? (news–2011) http://healthland.time.com/2011/02/23/outlawing-legal-highs-can-emergency-bans-hinder-drugdevelopment/
Latest blood test detects 12 popular synthetic cannabinoids in “fake pot” (news–2011) http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20110720005281/en/Latest-blood-test-detects-12-popularsynthetic#.VZnGiPlwtB8
‘Fake Marijuana’ May Trigger Heart Trouble in Teens (news–2011)
http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/health/story/health/story/2011-11-09/Fake-marijuana-may-triggerheart-trouble-in-teens/51133266/1
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Chemicals Used in “Spice” and “K2” Type Products Now Under Federal Control and Regulation (news–2011) http://www.dea.gov/pubs/pressrel/pr030111.html
NMS Labs & Cerilliant Announce Identification Of Major Metabolite Of The Synthetic Cannabinoid JWH-073 (news–2011) http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/226597.php
Synthetic marijuana was created strictly for research at Clemson (news–2012) http://www.timesnews.net/article/9042095/synthetic-marijuana-was-created-strictly-for-research-atclemson
Tachycardia followed by bradycardia after smoking the synthetic cannabinoid “K9″ (news–2012) http://www.thepoisonreview.com/2012/05/22/tachycardia-followed-bybradycardia-after-smoking-the-synthetic-cannabinoid-k9/
Synthetic Cannabinoids -The Challenges of Testing for Designer Drugs (article–2013)
http://www.aacc.org/publications/cln/2013/february/Pages/Cannabinoids.aspx?PassThru=ok&PersonID=206339#
How this chemist unwittingly helped spawn the synthetic drug industry (news–2015) http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/how-a-chemist-unwittingly-helped-spawn-thesynthetic-drug-epidemic/2015/08/09/94454824-3633-11e5-9739-170df8af8eb9_story.html


JWH-100/AM-678
Chemicals Used in “Spice” and “K2” Type Products Now Under Federal Control and Regulation (news–2011) http://www.dea.gov/pubs/pressrel/pr030111.html


JWH-122
Cannabinoids Found to Reduce 90% of Skin Cancer in Just 20 Weeks, According to New Study (news–2013) http://thejointblog.com/cannabinoids-found-to-reduce-90-of-skin-cancer-in-just-20-weeks-according-tonew-study/
Japanese Study Shows Cannabinoids Inhibit Tumor Growth (news–2014) https://www.medicaljane.com/2013/07/27/study-shows-cannabinoids-inhibit-tumor-growth/
Testing: Three Kings Day bread laced with ‘substantial’ amount of synthetic pot (news–2015) http://www.ocregister.com/articles/bread-648036-synthetic-people.html
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JWH-133/3-(1_1_-dimethylbutyl)-1-deoxy-_8-THC
Outlawing ‘Legal Highs:’ Can Emergency Bans Hinder Drug Development? (news–2011)
http://healthland.time.com/2011/02/23/outlawing-legal-highs-can-emergency-bans-hinder-drugdevelopment/
Can marijuana curb cocaine addiction? (news–2011) http://theweek.com/article/index/217709/can-marijuana-curb-cocaine-addiction
Drugs Related to Cannabis Have Pain-Relieving Potential for Osteoarthritis (news–2014) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/01/140107092825.htm
Synthetic cannabinoid molecule created for osteoarthritis (news–2014) http://www.news-medical.net/news/20140107/Synthetic-cannabinoid-molecule-created-forosteoarthritis.aspx
Study: Cannabis Plays A Key Role In Pancreatic Cancer Treatment (news–2014) https://www.medicaljane.com/2014/01/29/study-cannabinoids-could-play-a-role-inpancreatic-cancer-treatment
Cannabinoid Use in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis Pain (news–2015) http://www.medicaljane.com/2015/01/26/cannabinoid-use-in-the-treatment-of-osteoarthritis-pain/


JWH-200
Outlawing ‘Legal Highs:’ Can Emergency Bans Hinder Drug Development? (news–2011) http://healthland.time.com/2011/02/23/outlawing-legal-highs-can-emergency-bans-hinder-drugdevelopment/
Synthetic Cannabinoids -The Challenges of Testing for Designer Drugs (article–2013) http://www.aacc.org/publications/cln/2013/february/Pages/Cannabinoids.aspx?PassThru=ok&PersonID=206339#
How this chemist unwittingly helped spawn the synthetic drug industry (news–2015)
http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/how-a-chemist-unwittingly-helped-spawn-thesynthetic-drug-epidemic/2015/08/09/94454824-3633-11e5-9739-170df8af8eb9_story.html


JWH-210
Cannabinoids Found to Reduce 90% of Skin Cancer in Just 20 Weeks, According to New Study (news–2013) http://thejointblog.com/cannabinoids-found-to-reduce-90-of-skin-cancer-in-just-20-weeks-according-tonew-study/
Study: Cannabinoids Offer Treatment For Severe Lung Disease (news–2013) http://www.leafscience.com/2013/11/21/study-cannabinoids-offer-treatment-severe-lung-disease/
Japanese Study Shows Cannabinoids Inhibit Tumor Growth (news–2014) https://www.medicaljane.com/2013/07/27/study-shows-cannabinoids-inhibit-tumor-growth/
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JZL-184
Understanding the Effects of Endogenous Cannabinoids (news–2008) http://arstechnica.com/science/2008/11/understanding-the-effects-of-endogenous-cannabinoids/


KM-233
Preclinical studies of KM-233, a safe and effective classical cannabinoid chemotherapeutic for the treatment of high-grade glioma (news–2006) http://www.aans.org/Media/Article.aspx?ArticleId=36969


KN38-7271/BAY38-7271
Breakthrough in treatment of Traumatic Brain Injury: KeyNeurotek’s clinical study reaches primary endpoint and shows significant increase in survival (news-2009)
http://www.drugs.com/clinical_trials/breakthrough-traumatic-brain-injury-keyneurotek-s-clinical-studyreaches-primary-endpoint-shows-8667.html


MAB-CHMINACA
Authorities may know common link between synthetic pot illnesses nationwide (news–2015) http://www.mcall.com/news/nationworld/pennsylvania/mc-us-synthetic-marijuana-hospitalization-spike-20150508-story.html?track=rss


MARINOL/DRONABINOL
Cannabinoids (encyclopedia entry) http://www.chemie.de/lexikon/e/Cannabinoids/
Cannabis, Coca, & Poppy: Nature’s Addictive Plants – Cannabis (article–undated)
http://www.deamuseum.org/ccp/cannabis/history.html
CANNABIS AND MARINOL IN THE TREATMENT OF MIGRAINE HEADACHE (letter-undated) http://www.druglibrary.org/schaffer/hemp/migrn2.htm
Marinol vs. Marijuana: Politics, Science, and Popular Culture (article–1997) http://members.iowatelecom.net/sharkhaus/marinol_long.html
The Science of Marijuana (book–2000) http://www.green215.com/sites/all/files/education_articles/Science%20Cannabis.pdf
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Healing Haze? (news-2001) http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=healing-haze
Marinol Death Sentence: Oregon Man Denied Liver Transplant Because of Prescription – He’s Not the Only One (news–2003) http://stopthedrugwar.org/chronicle-old/299/notransplant.shtml
MARINOL® (Dronabinol) Capsules (monograph-2004) http://www.fda.gov/ohrms/dockets/dockets/05n0479/05N-0479-emc0004-04.pdf
Marijuana Research (news–2004) http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/marijuana-research/
Dronabinol can’t replace medical marijuana (article-2005) http://www.managedcaremag.com/linkout/2005/8/58
Testimony of Terry Jacobs to FDA – why he prefers for medical marijuana to Marinol (testimony–forum repost-2005) http://www.420magazine.com/forums/hepatitis-c/147441-testimony-terry-jacobs-fda-why-he-prefersmedical-marijuana-marinol.html
Cannabis Chemicals May Alleviate Post-Eating Stomach Cramps (news–2006) http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news/Cannabis-Chemicals-May-Alleviate-Post-Eating-StomachCramps-15219-1/
Big Pharma’s Strange Holy Grail: Cannabis Without Euphoria? (news-2006) http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06.n899.a05.html
ACG: Cannabinoid Activator Mellows Out Colon (news-2006) http://www.medpagetoday.com/MeetingCoverage/ACG/4410
Letter: Cannabinoid medicines and the need for the scientific method (letter–2007)
http://www.cannabis-med.org/data/pdf/en_2007_02_3.pdf
Improvement in Refractory Obsessive Compulsive Disorder With Dronabinol (letter-2008) http://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/article.aspx?articleID=99760
Medical use of cannabinoids does not cause an increase in serious adverse health effects (news-2008) http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=272
THC can improve symptoms of schizophrenia (article–2009) http://www.cannabis-med.org/data/pdf/en_2009_04_1_0.pdf
Does the Pot Pill Work? (news-2009) http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/08/03/health/main5209380.shtml
The FDA has written documentation that patients can overdose on Marinol and that it
can be lethal (news–forum repost-2009) http://www.420magazine.com/forums/marinol/173318-fda-has-written-documentation-patients-canoverdose-marinol.html
Science: Dramatic improvement of neuromyotonia (Isaacs’ syndrome) with THC in a case report (news–2010) http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=337
Nature’s (Legal) Cannabinoids (news-2010) http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v10/n126/a04.html?1194
Oral THC Reduces Aggressive Behavior In Patients With Refractory Psychosis, Study Says (news-2010) http://norml.org/news/2010/12/09/oral-thc-reduces-aggressive-behavior-in-patients-with-refractorypsychosis-study-says
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What Are Prescription Drugs That Are a Substitute for Marijuana? (news–2011) http://www.livestrong.com/article/137065-what-are-prescription-drugs-that-are-substitutemarijuana/#ixzz21Ia1dVQG
Science: THC effective in trichotillomania symptoms in a pilot study (news–2011) http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=348
DRONABINOL capsule [Watson Laboratories, Inc.] (monograph-2012)
http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=5bbac0b1-ddc2-400b-8e0d-1e1d484720ca
Side Effects of the Marinol Pill (news–2012) http://www.livestrong.com/article/90879-side-effects-marinol-pill/
Can medical marijuana help rheumatoid arthritis? (news–2012) http://www.health.com/health/condition-article/0,,20499017,00.html
Can cannabinoid drug used for nausea in chemotherapy relieve sleep apnea? (news–2012) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-06-cannabinoid-drug-nausea-chemotherapy-relieve.html
Suspected Dronabinol Withdrawal in an Elderly Cannabis-Naive Medically Ill Patient (letter–2013) http://ajp.psychiatryonline.org/article.aspx?articleid=1700628
Medicinal Cannabis and Painful Sensory Neuropathy (editorial–2013) http://virtualmentor.ama-assn.org/2013/05/oped1-1305.html
Medical Marijuana: Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (news–2013) http://www.msviews.org/msviewsandnews4/index.php/2012-05-28-00-15-54/2012-07-04-00-19-28/610-medical-marajuana-consortium-of-multiple-sclerosis-centers
Maine Mom Fights Son’s Autistic Episodes With Marinol (news–2013) http://www.marijuana.com/news/2013/04/maine-mom-fights-sons-autistic-episodes-with-marinol/
Pharmaceutical Cannabis Produces Similar High, Study Finds (news–2013) http://www.leafscience.com/2013/12/04/pharmaceutical-cannabis-produces-similar-high-study-finds/
Science/Human: THC reduces sleep apnoea in small clinical study (news–2013) http://www.cannabismed.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=392&search_pattern=2013#2
Medical Cannabis Research, What the Science Says (article–2014) http://www.safeaccessnow.org/medical_cannabis_research_what_does_the_evidence_say
Marijuana In A Pill? Why Patients Might Be Better Off Smoking It (news–2014) http://www.leafscience.com/2014/01/19/marijuana-pill-patients-might-better-smoking/
Marijuana Saved My Life: An Abbreviated Dope Diary (news–2014) http://www.mainstreet.com/article/family/family-health/marijuana-saved-my-life-abbreviated-dopediary?puc=yahoo&cm_ven=YAHOO
3 Prescription Drugs You Didn’t Know Come From Marijuana (news–2014) http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2014/03/16/3-prescription-drugs-you-didnt-know-come-frommari.aspx
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Marijuana Benefits MS Patients as Other Remedies Fail (news–2014) http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-03-24/marijuana-benefits-ms-patients-as-other-remedies-fail.html
Health Benefits Of Medical Marijuana: 3 Major Ways Cannabis Helps Sick People Live Normal Lives (news–2014) http://www.medicaldaily.com/health-benefits-medical-marijuana-3-major-ways-cannabis-helps-sickpeople-live-normal-lives-283388
Temple Study Suggests a Novel Approach for Treating Non-Cardiac Chest Pain (news–2014) http://www.templehealth.org/content/news.htm?view=34&inCtx5news_id=1132&inCtx4pg=0&news=2
Novel way for treating non-cardiac chest pain due to esophageal hyper-sensitivity (news–2014) http://www.news-medical.net/news/20141022/Novel-way-for-treating-non-cardiac-chest-pain-due-toesophageal-hypersensitivity.aspx
Cannabis and Cannabinoids (PDQ®): Patient Version (full–2015) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK65875/
Marijuana Is a Wonder Drug When It Comes to the Horrors of Chemo (news–2015) http://www.newsweek.com/2015/07/31/keep-toke-alive-356032.html
Huge New Review Shows What Medical Marijuana May (and May Not) Help (news–2015)
https://www.yahoo.com/health/huge-new-review-shows-what-medical-marijuana-may-122209836947.html
Marijuana flips appetite switch in brain (news–2015) http://www.nature.com/news/marijuana-flips-appetite-switch-in-brain-1.16957
Using Medical Cannabis in an Oncology Practice (article–2016) (needs free registration) http://www.cancernetwork.com/oncology-journal/using-medical-cannabis-oncologypractice#sthash.CjT8fR9n.uWvEhfSG.dpuf
Using Medical Cannabis in an Oncology Practice (1st page–2016) http://www.cancernetwork.com/oncology-journal/using-medical-cannabis-oncologypractice#sthash.CjT8fR9n.dpuf
FDA OKs Cannabis-Based Ovarian Cancer Treatment (news–2016) http://mjinews.com/fda-canna-based-ovarian-cancer-treatment/
The Science behind the DEA’s Long War on Marijuana (news–2016) https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/the-science-behind-the-dea-s-long-war-on-marijuana/
Weeding out the truth: Cannabis-based medications for cancer patients (news–2016) https://www.mcmasteroptimalaging.org/blog/detail/blog/2016/07/11/weeding-out-the-truth-cannabis-basedmedications-for-cancer-patients


MDA-7
Cannabinoid Receptor Stimulator Reverses Symptoms of Alzheimer’s Disease in Animal Model (news–2012) http://www.biotechdaily.com/?option=com_article&Itemid=294742494
Researchers investigating potential drug for treatement of Alzheimer’s disease (news–2012) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-08-potential-drug-treatement-alzheimer-disease.html


MDA-19
Studies demonstrate analgesic properties of synthetic cannabinoid (news–2010) http://www.news-medical.net/news/20100702/Studies-demonstrate-analgesic-properties-of-syntheticcannabinoid.aspx
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NABILONE/CESAMET
The Science of Marijuana (book–2000) http://www.green215.com/sites/all/files/education_articles/Science%20Cannabis.pdf
Nabilone Could Treat Chorea and Irritability in Huntington’s Disease (letter-2006) http://neuro.psychiatryonline.org/doi/full/10.1176/jnp.2006.18.4.553
A Look At FDA-OK’d ‘Marijuana’ Drug (news–2006) http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2006/05/18/health/webmd/main1632561.shtml
2nd synthetic marijuana drug OK’d for chemo effects (news–2006) http://www.usatoday.com/news/health/2006-05-16-marijuana-drug_x.htm
Cesamet, THC and chemotherapy (news–2006) http://www.sciencebase.com/science-blog/cesamet-thc.html
Cesamet (nabilone) capsule (info page-2007) http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=bb582d64-0f51-11df-8a39-0800200c9a66
Cannabinoids for postoperative pain (letter-2007) http://anesthesiology.pubs.asahq.org/article.aspx?articleid=1931347&resultClick=3
Cannabinoids for postoperative analgesia? (letter–2007) http://www.researchgate.net/publication/6532952_Cannabinoids_for_postoperative_analgesia
Synthetic Cannabis for Fibromyalgia Pain? (news-2007) http://www.healthcentral.com/chronic-pain/c/5949/16104/fm-pain
Nabilone relieves many advanced Ca symptoms (news-2007) http://www.highbeam.com/doc/1G1-178441488.html
Nabilone for the treatment of paraneoplastic night sweats: a report of four cases (abst–2008) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18715188
Science: Nabilone effective in the treatment of night sweats of four patients with advanced cancer (news–2008) http://www.cannabis-med.org/english/bulletin/ww_en_db_cannabis_artikel.php?id=277
Marijuana Derivative Called Effective in Fibromyalgia (news-2008) http://www.medpagetoday.com/Rheumatology/Fibromyalgia/8377
Marijuana-Based Drug Reduces Fibromyalgia Pain, Study Suggests (news-2008) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/02/080217214547.htm
CESAMET® CII (nabilone) Capsules For Oral Administration (archived drug label-2010)
http://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/archives/fdaDrugInfo.cfm?archiveid=16800
What Are Prescription Drugs That Are a Substitute for Marijuana? (news–2011) http://www.livestrong.com/article/137065-what-are-prescription-drugs-that-are-substitutemarijuana/#ixzz21Ia1dVQG
Study: Synthetic THC Analogue Mitigates Diabetic Neuropathy, Is ‘Well Tolerated’ In
Patients (news–2012) http://norml.org/news/2012/09/20/study-synthetic-thc-analogue-mitigates-diabetic-neuropathy-is-welltolerated-in-patients
New drug offers novel pain management therapy for diabetics (news-2012) http://www.thefreelibrary.com/New+drug+offers+novel+pain+management+therapy+for+diabetics.-a0306899453
Synthetic cannabinoid could treat pain in diabetes patients (news–2012) http://www.news-medical.net/news/20121108/Synthetic-cannabinoid-could-treat-pain-in-diabetespatients.aspx
Drug offers new pain management therapy for diabetics (news–2012) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-10-drug-pain-therapy-diabetics.html
Can medical marijuana help rheumatoid arthritis? (news–2012) http://www.health.com/health/condition-article/0,,20499017,00.html
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The Fibromyalgia Drugs Your Doctor (Probably) Knows Nothing About (news–2013) http://www.prohealth.com/library/showArticle.cfm?libid=18225&site=articles
Nabilone (Cesamet) For Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (news–2013) http://www.cortjohnson.org/drugs-for-fibromyalgia/nabilone-cesamet-fibromyalgia-chronic-fatiguesyndrom/
Medical Cannabis Research, What the Science Says (article–2014) http://www.safeaccessnow.org/medical_cannabis_research_what_does_the_evidence_say
Marijuana In A Pill? Why Patients Might Be Better Off Smoking It (news–2014) http://www.leafscience.com/2014/01/19/marijuana-pill-patients-might-better-smoking/
3 Prescription Drugs You Didn’t Know Come From Marijuana (news–2014) http://www.fool.com/investing/general/2014/03/16/3-prescription-drugs-you-didnt-know-come-frommari.aspx
Health Benefits Of Medical Marijuana: 3 Major Ways Cannabis Helps Sick People Live Normal Lives (news–2014) http://www.medicaldaily.com/health-benefits-medical-marijuana-3-major-ways-cannabis-helps-sickpeople-live-normal-lives-283388
Cannabis and Cannabinoids (PDQ®): Patient Version (full–2015) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK65875/
Marijuana Is a Wonder Drug When It Comes to the Horrors of Chemo (news–2015) http://www.newsweek.com/2015/07/31/keep-toke-alive-356032.html
Using Medical Cannabis in an Oncology Practice (article – 2016) (needs free registration) http://www.cancernetwork.com/oncology-journal/using-medical-cannabis-oncologypractice#sthash.CjT8fR9n.uWvEhfSG.dpuf
Using Medical Cannabis in an Oncology Practice (1st page – 2016) http://www.cancernetwork.com/oncology-journal/using-medical-cannabis-oncologypractice#sthash.CjT8fR9n.dpuf
Weeding out the truth: Cannabis-based medications for cancer patients (news – 2016) https://www.mcmasteroptimalaging.org/blog/detail/blog/2016/07/11/weeding-out-the-truth-cannabis-basedmedications-for-cancer-patients


RIMONABANT/ACOMPLIA/SR141716/SR1
Big Pharma’s Strange Holy Grail: Cannabis Without Euphoria? (news-2006) http://www.mapinc.org/drugnews/v06.n899.a05.html
European watchdog warns about dangers of Acomplia (news-2007) http://www.news-medical.net/news/2007/07/21/27891.aspx
Three Long-Term Diet Pills Show Poor Performance, Study Suggests (news-2007) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/11/071116094804.htm
FDA Advisory Panel Rejects Obesity Drug (news-2007) http://firstwatch.jwatch.org/cgi/content/full/2007/615/2?maxtoshow=&hits=80&RESULTFORMAT=&fulltext=cannabinoid&searchid=1&FIRSTINDEX=2800&resourcetype=HWCIT
Risk of psychiatric side effects is approximately doubled in patients taking Acomplia (news-2008) http://www.medicinenews.net/article/risk-of-psychiatric-side-effects-is-approximately-doubled-in-patientstaking-acomplia
Caution Urged With New Anti-Obesity Drug In Kids (news-2008) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/05/080507133326.htm
Weeding out the highs of medical marijuana (news–2008) http://www.alphagalileo.org/ViewItem.aspx?ItemId=4726&CultureCode=en
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Suicides in other trials led to early termination of trial into effects of weight loss drug rimonabant on cardiovascular outcomes (CRESCENDO study) (news–2010) http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2010-08/l-sio081110.php
Risk of suicide spurs rimonabant trial to end (news–2010) http://www.thefreelibrary.com/Risk+of+suicide+spurs+rimonabant+trial+to+end.-a0238838571
Experimental obesity drug avoids brain effects that troubled predecessors (news-2010) http://phys.org/news197905295.html
Smoking marijuana not linked to obesity: study (news–2011) http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/09/09/us-marijuana-obesity-idUSTRE7886TT20110909
Part of placebo effect ascribed to cannabinoids (news–2011) http://arstechnica.com/science/2011/10/is-the-placebo-effect-partially-caused-by-cannabinoids/
To Be or Not To Be-Obese (full–2012) http://endo.endojournals.org/content/152/10/3592.long
How Weed Can Protect Us From Cancer and Alzheimer’s (book excerpt–2012) http://www.alternet.org/story/156269/how_weed_can_protect_us_from_cancer_and_alzheimer%27s
Cannnabinoids, Breast Milk, and Development (news–2012) http://www.examiner.com/article/cannnabinoids-breast-milk-and-development
New therapy for fragile X chromosome syndrome discovered (news–2013) http://www.sciencecodex.com/new_therapy_for_fragile_x_chromosome_syndrome_discovered-110170
Marijuana may help blood sugar control, study says (news–2014) http://www.philly.com/philly/health/diabetes/Marijuana_may_help_blood_sugar_control_study_says.html
Marijuana flips appetite switch in brain (news–2015) http://www.nature.com/news/marijuana-flips-appetite-switch-in-brain-1.16957
Ro 61-8048 – blocks the THC “high” Scientists Have Found A Way To Make Marijuana Un-Fun (news–2013) http://www.popsci.com/article/science/scientists-have-found-way-make-marijuana-un-fun


“SPICE”/SCRAs
A Synthetic Solution for a Legal 4:20 (news–2009) http://www.popsci.com/scitech/article/2009-04/synthetic-solution-legal-420
Synthetic cannabis mimic found in herbal incense (news–2009)
http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/News/2009/January/15010901.asp
Inhaled Incense “K2” May Cause Heart Damage (news–2010) http://drwes.blogspot.com/2010/08/inhaled-incense-k2-may-cause-heart.html
The New Cannabinoids (news–2010) http://www.wellsphere.com/drug-addiction-article/the-new-cannabinoids/1247426
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Outlawing ‘Legal Highs:’ Can Emergency Bans Hinder Drug Development? (news–2011)  http://healthland.time.com/2011/02/23/outlawing-legal-highs-can-emergency-bans-hinder-drugdevelopment/
1 in 9 high school seniors using synthetic marijuana (news–2011)
http://thechart.blogs.cnn.com/2011/12/14/1-in-9-high-school-seniors-using-synthetic-marijuana/
‘Fake Marijuana’ May Trigger Heart Trouble in Teens (news–2011)
http://usatoday30.usatoday.com/news/health/story/health/story/2011-11-09/Fake-marijuana-may-triggerheart-trouble-in-teens/51133266/1
Texas teens had heart attacks after smoking K2 (news–2011)
http://www.reuters.com/article/2011/11/07/us-teens-heart-attacks-smoking-idUSTRE7A66TN20111107
Chemicals Used in “Spice” and “K2” Type Products Now Under Federal Control and Regulation (news–2011) http://www.dea.gov/pubs/pressrel/pr030111.html
Synthetic cannabis linked to extended psychosis (news–2011) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2011-05-synthetic-cannabis-linked-psychosis.html
‘Hammer Head’ ‘incense’ blamed for seizure of youth in Le Roy (news–2012) http://thebatavian.com/howard-owens/hammer-head-incense-blamed-seizure-youth-le-roy/29983
Synthetic marijuana was created strictly for research at Clemson (news–2012) http://www.timesnews.net/article/9042095/synthetic-marijuana-was-created-strictly-for-research-atclemson
Why K2 is Pimps’ Choice for Controlling Young Sex Workers (news–2012) http://blogs.scientificamerican.com/white-noise/2012/09/17/why-k2-is-pimps-choice-for-controllingyoung-sex-workers/
Outbreak of kidney failure in Wyoming linked to “Spice” (news–2012) http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/03/03/us-spice-illness-wyoming-idUSTRE82204T20120303
‘Spice’-y Party Drugs Can Lead to the ED (news–2012) http://www.medpagetoday.com/EmergencyMedicine/EmergencyMedicine/32690
Wyoming kidney failure outbreak linked to designer ‘blueberry spice’ drug, aka ‘legal marijuana’ (news–2012) http://www.naturalnews.com/035181_spice_recreational_drugs_kidney_failure.html
Blueberry “spice” in Wyoming linked to cases of renal failure (news–2012) http://www.thepoisonreview.com/2012/03/03/blueberry-spice-in-wyoming-linked-to-cases-of-renal-failure/
New health concerns about ‘fake pot’ in US (news–2012) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2012-03-health-fake-pot.html
Tachycardia followed by bradycardia after smoking the synthetic cannabinoid “K9″ (news–2012)  http://www.thepoisonreview.com/2012/05/22/tachycardia-followed-by-bradycardia-after-smoking-thesynthetic-cannabinoid-k9/
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Synthetic marijuana sent more than 11,400 people to ER in 2010 (news–2012)
http://www.cbsnews.com/8301-204_162-57557080/synthetic-marijuana-sent-more-than-11400-people-toer-in-2010/
Synthetic cannabinoid use in New Zealand: a recent rebound (news–2012)
http://www.nzma.org.nz/journal/read-the-journal/all-issues/2010-2019/2012/vol-125-no-1364/letter-schep
With Labs Pumping Out Legal Highs, China Is the New Front in the Global Drug War (news-2013) http://world.time.com/2013/09/02/with-labs-pumping-out-legal-highs-china-is-the-new-front-in-the-globaldrugs-war/
Teen narrowly escapes death after smoking synthetic marijuana (news–2013)
http://www.cnn.com/2013/02/04/health/synthetic-marijuana-irpt/index.html?iref=allsearch
Synthetic Marijuana Dangerous for Kidneys (news–2013)
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2013/02/130208124553.htm
Study: Consumers Prefer Natural Cannabis Over Synthetic ‘Marijuana’ Herbal Products (news–2013) http://norml.org/news/2013/01/10/study-consumers-prefer-natural-cannabis-over-synthetic-marijuanaherbal-products
Synthetic Marijuana Harms Kidneys of 16 Users, CDC Reports (news-2013) http://news.yahoo.com/synthetic-marijuana-harms-kidneys-16-users-cdc-reports-170208780.html
Synthetic cannabis: how it’s made, what’s in it (news–2013)
http://www.3news.co.nz/Synthetic-cannabis-how-its-made-whats-init/tabid/423/articleID/297471/Default.aspx
Death link to synthetic cannabis (news–2013) http://www.nzherald.co.nz/nz/news/article.cfm?c_id=1&objectid=10882473&ref=rss
Synthetic drugs carry risk of kidney damage (news–2013) http://www.stuff.co.nz/timaru-herald/news/8558914/Synthetic-drugs-carry-risk-of-kidney-damage
High K2 use rate among psych unit patients (news–2013) http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/262756/high-k2-use-rate-among-psych-unit-patients
‘Legal high’ users turn to real thing (news–2013)
http://www.odt.co.nz/news/national/266889/legal-high-users-turn-real-thing
Survey: Teens using synthetic drugs less often (news-2013) http://news.yahoo.com/survey-teens-using-synthetic-drugs-less-often-050311100.html;_ylt=AwrSyCRcGbJSljYA1CTQtDMD
Synthetic Marijuana Added to Defense Department Drug Testing (news–2013) http://www.drugfree.org/join-together/drugs/synthetic-marijuana-added-to-defense-department-drug-testing
Smoking “spice” associated with stroke in healthy, young adults (news–2013)
http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/269132.php
Synthetic Drug Use Skyrocketing, Targeting Young Users (news–2014)
http://blogs.psychcentral.com/science-addiction/2014/06/synthetic-drug-use-skyrocketing-targeting-youngusers/
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Study identifies teens at-risk for synthetic marijuana use (news–2015)
http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/03/150302091659.htm
Synthetic pot linked to kidney injury (news–2015) http://www.newschannel10.com/story/28652118/synthetic-pot-linked-to-kidney-injury
7 possible deaths linked to spice (news–2015) http://www.msnewsnow.com/story/28853152/7-possible-deaths-linked-to-spice
Synthetic ‘marijuana’ isn’t pot, isn’t safe (news–2015) http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/may/6/nina-radcliff-synthetic-marijuana-isnt-pot-isntsa/?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS
Calls to Poison Control Centers Linked to Synthetic Marijuana Spike 229%, CDC Says (news–2015) http://abcnews.go.com/Health/calls-poison-control-centers-linked-synthetic-marijuanaspike/story?id=31703572
Synthetic drugs: evidence that they can cause cancer (news–2015)
http://www.alphagalileo.org/ViewItem.aspx?ItemId=151742&CultureCode=en
A stunning number of new ‘legal high’ drugs are being discovered (news–2015)
http://www.businessinsider.com/new-legal-high-drugs-are-being-discovered-2015-6#ixzz3gHaeROGT
Deaths triple from synthetic marijuana in US (news–2015) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-06-deaths-triple-synthetic-marijuana.html
How this chemist unwittingly helped spawn the synthetic drug industry (news–2015) http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/how-a-chemist-unwittingly-helped-spawn-thesynthetic-drug-epidemic/2015/08/09/94454824-3633-11e5-9739-170df8af8eb9_story.html
Thousands Hospitalized This Year Due to Fake Weed (news–2015) http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/thousands-hospitalized-this-year-due-to-fake-weed/
Study identifies teens at-risk for synthetic marijuana use (news–2015)
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-03-teens-at-risk-synthetic-marijuana.html#nRlv
Synthetic pot linked to kidney injury (news–2015) http://www.webmd.com/mental-health/addiction/news/20150330/synthetic-pot-linked-to-kidney-injury
7 possible deaths linked to spice (news–2015) http://www.msnewsnow.com/story/28853152/7-possible-deaths-linked-to-spice
Synthetic ‘marijuana’ isn’t pot, isn’t safe (news–2015) http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2015/may/6/nina-radcliff-synthetic-marijuana-isnt-pot-isnt-sa/? utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS
Calls to Poison Control Centers Linked to Synthetic Marijuana Spike 229%, CDC Says (news – 2015) http://abcnews.go.com/Health/calls-poison-control-centers-linked-synthetic-marijuana-spike/story? id=31703572
Synthetic drugs: evidence that they can cause cancer (news–2015) https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2015/04/150416083746.htm
A stunning number of new ‘legal high’ drugs are being discovered (news–2015) http://www.businessinsider.com/new-legal-high-drugs-are-being-discovered-2015-6#ixzz3gHaeROGT
Deaths triple from synthetic marijuana in US (news–2015) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-06-deaths-triple-synthetic-marijuana.html
How this chemist unwittingly helped spawn the synthetic drug industry (news–2015) http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/how-a-chemist-unwittingly-helped-spawn-thesynthetic-drug-epidemic/2015/08/09/94454824-3633-11e5-9739-170df8af8eb9_story.html
Thousands Hospitalized This Year Due to Fake Weed (news – 2015) http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/thousands-hospitalized-this-year-due-to-fake-weed/
Study identifies teens at-risk for synthetic marijuana use (news – 2015) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-03-teens-at-risk-synthetic-marijuana.html#nRlv
San Diego City Council unanimously approves ban on ‘spice’ (news – 2016) http://www.kusi.com/story/32212615/nearly-half-of-those-arrested-last-year-report-use-of-spice
Scientists Closer to Understanding Why Weed Gets Us High (news – 2016) http://www.laweekly.com/news/scientists-closer-to-understanding-why-weed-gets-us-high-7586692
‘Fake pot’ causing zombielike effects is 85 times more potent than marijuana (news–2016) http://www.cnn.com/2016/12/16/health/zombie-synthetic-marijuana/index.html? utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2Fcnn_topstories+%28RSS %3A+CNN+-+Top+Stories%29
Please, don’t call it fake weed (news–2016) http://www.philly.com/philly/news/science/Please_dont_call_it_fake_weed.html
High Times: Taking A Look at the Marijuana Receptor (news / abst – 2016) http://neurosciencenews.com/thc-cannabinoid-receptor-5316/
Zombie weed: Don’t let the name fool you, police say, this is serious (news – 2017) http://www.gazettextra.com/20170128/zombie_weed_dont_let_the_name_fool_you_police_say_this_is_ser ious


SYNDROS
INSYS is Targeting a $700 Million Market With Syndros (news–2015) http://marketexclusive.com/insys/1114/
Insys Therapeutics Announces FDA Approval of Syndros™ (news–2016) http://syndros.com/


TAK-875/FASIGLIFAM
Takeda moves potential first-in-class diabetes drug into phase III (news–2011)
http://www.pharmafile.com/news/166980/takeda-diabetes-tak-875-phase-iii
TM-38837 – a mostly peripherally restricted CB1 antagonist experimental obesity drug avoids brain effects that troubled predecessors (news–2010) http://phys.org/news197905295.html


TM-38837
Experimental obesity drug avoids brain effects that troubled predecessors (news – 2010) http://phys.org/news197905295.html
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TRICOR/FENOFIBRATE
Common cholesterol drug stimulates the same receptors as marijuana (news–2015)
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2015-04-common-cholesterol-drug-receptors-marijuana.html


URB-597/KDS-4103
Marijuana’s Distant Relative May Be The Next Prozac; Chemical Reduces Anxiety Using Novel Nerve System In Body (news-2002) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/12/021202071928.htm
Blocking the destruction of endocannabinoids (news–2005) http://arstechnica.com/science/2005/12/2106/
Marijuana-Like Brain Chemicals Work As Antidepressant (news-2007) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/11/071105120556.htm
Parkinsons’ Helped By Marijuana-Like Chemicals In Brain (news–2007) http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/62616.php
Enhancing Activity Of Marijuana-Like Chemicals In Brain Helps Treat Parkinson’s Symptoms In Mice (news-2007) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/02/070207171915.htm
Potential First-in-Class Compound, Reveals New Approach to the Treatment of Pain (D3) (news–2010) http://www.drugs.com/clinical_trials/potential-first-class-compound-reveals-new-approach-pain-d3-10133.html
A new drug that kills pain like marijuana, without getting you stoned (news–2010) http://io9.com/5643337/a-new-drug-that-kills-pain-like-marijuana-without-getting-you-stoned
Pain target enzyme’s working made crystal clear (news–2010) http://www.rsc.org/chemistryworld/News/2010/May/26051001.asp
Potential Pain Medication Targets Peripheral Nerves (news–2012) http://www.drugabuse.gov/news-events/nida-notes/potential-pain-medication-targets-peripheral-nerves
Uncovering the Neurological Differences Between the Sexes (news–2015) http://neurosciencenews.com/sex-differences-hippocampus-2421/


URB-937
New Drug Kills Pain by Boosting Body’s Naturally Occurring Marijuana-Like Compound (news–2010) http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2010-09/new-drug-boosts-marijuana-compound-reducing-painafter-injuries
Compound boosts marijuana-like chemical in the body to relieve pain at injury site (news-2010) http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2010-09/uoc–cbm092010.php
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Research Reaps Reefer Madness (news–2010) http://www.newuniversity.org/2010/10/news/research-reaps-reefer-madness/


WIN-55,212-2
Marijuana-like compounds may aid array of debiliating conditions ranging from Parkinson’s to pain (news-2004) http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2004-10/sfn-mcm102604.php
Cannabinoids, in combination with (NSAIDS), produce a synergistic analgesic effect (news-2006) http://norml.org/news/2006/02/16/cannabinoids-enhance-analgesic-effects-of-anti-inflammatory-drugsstudy-says
Synthetic form of THC is an effective anti-depressant at low doses (news-2007)
http://www.news-medical.net/news/2007/10/24/31666.aspx?page=2
Cannabis: Potent Anti-Depressant In Low Doses, Worsens Depression At High Doses  news-2007) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2007/10/071023183937.htm
Scientists are High on Idea that Cannabis Reduces Memory Impairment (news-2008) http://www.physorg.com/news146320102.html
Could Marijuana Substance Help Prevent Or Delay Memory Impairment In The Aging Brain? (news-2008) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2008/11/081119120141.htm
Marijuana’s Memory Paradox (news-forum repost–2013)
http://ehealthforum.com/health/interesting-t164409.html
How this chemist unwittingly helped spawn the synthetic drug industry (news–2015)
http://www.washingtonpost.com/local/social-issues/how-a-chemist-unwittingly-helped-spawn-thesynthetic-drug-epidemic/2015/08/09/94454824-3633-11e5-9739-170df8af8eb9_story.html
Marijuana may help delay Alzheimer’s symptoms (news–2016) http://psychcentral.com/lib/marijuana-may-help-delay-alzheimers-symptoms/
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