The UK needs a science-led cannabis industry based around clinical trials and data, writes Robin Emerson, head of corporate social responsibility at Brains Bioceutical.
The Missouri state department has since concluded the investigation after further tests found the product batch did meet health and safety regulations.
Participants reported significant reductions in their compulsions, intrusions, and anxiety within four hours of smoking cannabis.
The grand opening of the state’s medical cannabis program comes two years after residents voted to legalize the drug for medical use.
The study’s authors say they are concerned that people may actually be prolonging their illness unnecessarily by choosing to use CBD where other treatments may be more effective.