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Government supports medical cannabis use

National News // July 5, 2018

The Swiss government says its supports the legalization of cannabis for medical use.

pixabay Government supports medical cannabis use

Patients are able to access medical cannabis on a case by case basis. The drug is normally prescribed to those with terminal diseases and being treated for cancer. But they need specific permission – about 3,000 used cannabis medically last year.

The Federal Office of Public Health say the system leads to delays.

The government wants to change the law next year.

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