Medical cannabis tests to start in January in France

Medical cannabis tests are set to begin in France in January 2021. Learn how it will work and who might be able to receive treatment.
Medical cannabis tests are set to begin in France in January 2021. Learn how it will work and who might be able to receive treatment.

First tests of medicinal cannabis should start early next year for 3,000 patients with illnesses such as epilepsy, neuropathic pain, multiple sclerosis and chemotherapy side-effects, plus those on palliative care.

The Agence Nationale de Sécurité du Médicament (ANSM) delayed work on the two-year study until January to set up a national electronic patient monitoring and support ...

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