CBD for Anxiety

Phase-Based Progress Estimates
AnxietyCBD - Drug
All Sexes
What conditions do you have?

Study Summary

This trial will evaluate the effect of CBD oil on anxiety in adults. Participants will use CBD oil twice daily for six weeks, in addition to their normal treatment, and will be assessed weekly.

Eligible Conditions
  • Anxiety

Treatment Effectiveness

Effectiveness Progress

1 of 3

Study Objectives

1 Primary · 0 Secondary · Reporting Duration: 6 weeks

6 weeks
Change from Baseline in Self-Reported Anxiety as Assessed by the Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI)

Trial Safety

Safety Progress

2 of 3
This is further along than 68% of similar trials

Side Effects for

Inactive MJ With 800 mg CBD
20%Blurred Vision
6%Gastrointestinal Upset
2%Cold Symptoms
This histogram enumerates side effects from a completed 2014 Phase 2 trial (NCT01844687) in the Inactive MJ With 800 mg CBD ARM group. Side effects include: Blurred Vision with 20%, Gastrointestinal Upset with 6%, headache with 2%, Cold Symptoms with 2%.

Trial Design

2 Treatment Groups

1 of 2
1 of 2

Experimental Treatment

Non-Treatment Group

52 Total Participants · 2 Treatment Groups

Primary Treatment: CBD · Has Placebo Group · Phase 2

Experimental Group · 1 Intervention: CBD · Intervention Types: Drug
PlaceboComparator Group · 1 Intervention: Placebo · Intervention Types: Drug
First Studied
Drug Approval Stage
How many patients have taken this drug
FDA approved

Trial Logistics

Trial Timeline

Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 6 weeks

Who is running the clinical trial?

Mclean HospitalLead Sponsor
194 Previous Clinical Trials
16,868 Total Patients Enrolled
6 Trials studying Anxiety
469 Patients Enrolled for Anxiety

Eligibility Criteria

Age 18+ · All Participants · 4 Total Inclusion Criteria

Mark “Yes” if the following statements are true for you:
You must be 18 years or older to participate in this study.
You are a native English speaker or acquired English prior to age 5.

Who else is applying?

What state do they live in?
North Carolina50.0%
How old are they?
18 - 65100.0%
What site did they apply to?
McLean Hospital100.0%
What portion of applicants met pre-screening criteria?
Met criteria100.0%
Why did patients apply to this trial?
  • "I’m hoping this study helps my condition"
How many prior treatments have patients received?

How responsive is this trial?

Typically responds via
Most responsive sites:
  1. McLean Hospital: < 24 hours
Average response time
  • < 1 Day