The Medical Use of Cannabis
Cos Garduño, R. (2017). INCyTU Note 5 The Medical Use of Cannabis
Marijuana can serve as an analgesic, anxiolytic, muscle relaxant or it can increase the sense of well-being. Its medicinal use is legal in several countries in Europe, Asia and Latin America, as well as in some states of the United States. Specialists in the legal Cannabis industry indicated that the medical marijuana market in Mexico has a potential value of between 600 and 700 million dollars per year. The percentage of Mexicans who support the change in the current regulation has been increasing, while that of those who reject it has decreased.
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policy brief
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Spanish; Castilian
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Office for Information of Science and Technology for the Mexican Congress (INCyTU)