Thailand plans to distribute about 10,000 bottles of cannabis oil subsequent week for hospital sufferers, a government official stated on Thursday, the very first official use of health-related marijuana considering that a law legalizing it came into impact this year.

The Government Pharmaceutical Organization (GPO) will provide four,500 5ml bottles of cannabis oil to the Ministry of Public Wellness to be distributed to hospitals on Aug. 7 for about four,000 registered sufferers, GPO executive managing director, Withoon Danwiboon, told a news conference.

The remaining five,500 bottles will be progressively distributed later.

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