Thailand’s Health Minister say at least 70% of patients using medical say their symptoms have improved since starting treatment. Health minister Anutin Charnvirakul made the claim at a training session on the use of medical cannabis extracts in Buri Ram yesterday. Over 300 medical cannabis clinics that have opened nationwide since the legalization of cannabis in Thailand.
Mr Anutin made the claim at a training session on the use of medical cannabis extracts in Muang district of Buri Ram on Wednesday, the Bangkok Post reported.
Some 150 physicians and pharmacists from the 9th Public Health Region participated in the training session that was also attended by the permanent secretary for public health, Kiattiphum Wongrajit and Department of Medical Services director-general, Somsak Akksilp.
The training was done via a video call to the 7th Public Health Region to share medical knowledge and technology insights into the best way to use medical cannabis.