CBD-Microglia PET Study

  • STATUS
    Recruiting
  • End date
    Mar 1, 2023
  • participants needed
    15
  • sponsor
    Yale University
Updated on 18 September 2021

Summary

This study aims to examine the effect of cannabidiol (CBD) pre-treatment on brain microglial activation in healthy human subjects. Secondarily, this study aims to examine the effect of cannabidiol (CBD) pre-treatment on central pain-sensitization in healthy human subjects.

Description

This study aims to examine the effect of cannabidiol (CBD), pre-treatment, as Epidiolex, on brain microglial activation in healthy human subjects using [11C]PBR28 PET imaging. Secondarily, this study aims to examine the effect of cannabidiol (CBD) pre-treatment on central pain-sensitization in healthy human subjects. Lastly, this research study will also examine the relationship between brain microglial activation and central pain sensitization with CBD pre-treatment.

Details
Condition Cannabidiol, Carbidopa, healthy
Treatment [11C]PBR28, Low-dose lipopolysaccharide, Intradermal Capsaicin
Clinical Study IdentifierNCT04398719
SponsorYale University
Last Modified on18 September 2021

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Inclusion Criteria

Men and women aged 18- 55 years
No significant medical or neurological illness
No implanted metal devices that may pose a risk during MRI scanning
Within the annual permissible radiation exposure
Able to provide written informed consent

Exclusion Criteria

Current use of any medications
Presence of metal in the body
Pregnancy or lactation
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