Medical Marijuana Registry in Quebec Called World’s 1st

Medical marijuana users in Quebec can now help shed light on the drug’s long-term safety and effectiveness through a new registry at McGill University in Montreal.

McGill said its medical marijuana registry, which launched on Monday, is the first research database of its kind in the world.

The registry meets a requirement of Quebec’s college of physicians, which considers cannabis an experimental therapy. Under provincial regulation, cannabis can only be prescribed as part of a formal study.

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