Euro MPs back wider use of medical cannabis amid call for more researchBMJ 2019; 364 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l759 (Published 18 February 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;364:l759
- Rory Watson
The European Parliament has called on governments and the European Union to give more support to the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes.
In a wide ranging resolution adopted in Strasbourg on 13 February, MEPs set out a series of measures to promote official backing for medical cannabis and its wider use. They also insisted that a clear legal distinction be made between medical cannabis and use of the drug for recreational or other …