France

Une entreprise est prête a céder son cannabis a la France gratuitement pour l’expérimentation

Panaxia, une societe israelienne veut commercialiser du cannabis médical en France et est prête à le céder gratuitement Panaxia a rapporté cette semaine que dans le cadre de sa collaboration avec la société pharmaceutique Neuraxpharm, une demande a été faite au gouvernement français pour participer a l’expérimentation du cannabis médical prévu dans ce pays pour 2021. Panaxia et Neuraxpharm étendent leur collaboration stratégique à la France avec le cannabis médical La société israélienne de cannabis Panaxia Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. avait annoncé avoir reçu la certification officielle EU-GMP lui permettant d’exporter de la marijuana médicale vers les pays membres de l’UE. […]

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CBD is not a narcotic, says EU court as it rules French ban is illegal

The cannabis-derived compound CBD is not a narcotic drug because “it does not appear to have any psychotropic effect or any harmful effect on human health”, the EU’s highest court has ruled. The decision by the court of justice of the European Union deals a severe blow to efforts by some EU countries to limit the sale of CBD, while simultaneously giving the CBD industry a boost. Many products are currently sold in the EU in a legal grey area. The ruling was made in relation to the prosecution in France of KanaVape, a company that exports CBD oil made […]

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La Cour européenne de justice déclare que le CBD n’est pas un stupéfiant

La plus haute juridiction de l’Union européenne a décidé aujourd’hui que le cannabidiol (CBD) n’est pas un stupéfiant. Le CBD ne semble pas avoir d’effet néfaste sur la santé humaine”, ont écrit les juges. Cette décision de la Cour de justice de l’Union européenne (CJUE) constitue un revers pour les pays de l’UE qui sévissent contre les produits au cannabidiol, arguant qu’ils sont nocifs pour la santé des personnes. Fin du flou juridique ? Cinq juges de la plus haute juridiction de l’Union européenne au Luxembourg se sont prononcer sur la légalité de l’interdiction française du CBD dérivé du chanvre et […]

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Expérimentation thérapeutique : la France va-t-elle parvenir à rattraper son retard ?

Le cahier des charges des futurs médicaments pourraient traitées 5 maladie Les médicaments se présenteront sous forme d’huiles, de gélules et de fleurs séchées à vaporiser. Ils ne seront administrés qu’à des patients souffrant de maladies graves dans le cadre de l’expérimentation. Les médicaments seront prescrits en cas de soulagement insuffisant , d’effets secondaires importants des thérapeutiques médicamenteuses où en cas d’échecs thérapeutique. 3 000 patients pour 5 indications thérapeutiques La liste des indications thérapeutiques ou situations cliniques réfractaires aux traitements indiqués et accessibles, prévue pour lesquelles l’usage médical du cannabis est autorisé pendant l’expérimentation, est limitativement fixée comme suit […]

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3,000 medical cannabis patients in France to receive free weed for two years – The GrowthOp

France has announced a medical cannabis trial that is expected to begin in Mar. 2021, will run for two years and will see 3,000 patients receive pharmaceutical-grade cannabis products for free, Le Monde reports. France’s Ministry of Health and Solidarity will oversee the trial, which was approved by the National Assembly in 2019. The program will focus on the efficacy of cannabis therapy to treat conditions such as epilepsy, neuropathic pain, multiple sclerosis and the side effects of chemotherapy, and will be limited to smokeless products like oils, tinctures and capsules. Cannabis is illegal in France for recreational use and […]

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Europe Cannabis News – France is Giving Away Free Weed

France Begins Cannabis Experiments In 2021 This week, the French government released a highly anticipated decree that outlines how they will be carrying out a medical cannabis experiment that will last two years, starting March 31st, 2021. The decree also stated that a maximum of 3,000 patients will be participating in the trials. The trial will involve companies who will be supplying the cannabis to patients for free, though the cannabis needs to meet specific pharmaceutical standards. Most of these are outlined in the Good Manufacturing Practice. Additionally, France’s Ministry of Health and Solidarity will be responsible for regulating the […]

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France to Give Out Free Cannabis in 2021

Yep, you read that right. And unless you’re French, I bet you’re really jealous right now. But it’s true; in 2021, the French government will begin a medical cannabis experiment that involves giving out free cannabis.  Last week, the French government published a decree that announces the experiment, which enthusiasts and patients have been waiting for, officially. According to their announcement, up to 3,000 patients will be participating and eligible for receiving the free product.  Nicolas Authier, a university professor and chair of the French Agency for the Safety of Medicines and Health Products’ (or L’Agence nationale de sécurité du […]

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Free weed! France to trial free medical cannabis on 3,000 patients – Happy Mag

France has announced it will conduct its long-awaited medical marijuana trial, offering it to 3,000 participating patients for free in 2021. While it’s far from raining weed like it is in Israel, France have finally announced March 2021 as the date they’ll begin their medical marijuana trial that was unanimously backed by their senate in 2019. Pharmaceutical grade cannabis products are set to be prescribed to 3,000 patients in extreme cases where other alternatives to ease suffering are insufficient. The trial is limited to two years, with the first prescription dates delayed to March 2021 due to the coronavirus. Photo […]

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Thieves in SW France 'mistake hemp plants for cannabis' – The Connexion

Six men will face court later this year charged in connection with the theft of thousands of hemp plants from a farm in Nouvelle Aquitaine. The men were arrested after approximately 2,000 feet of plants were taken from the farm in Aillas, in the south of the Gironde. According to police, the plants were stolen over two nights earlier this month. Prosecutors believe the legally grown industrial hemp plants were mistaken for cannabis, AFP reports. Industrial hemp – which can be made into paper, textiles, clothing, biodegradable plastics, paint, insulation, biofuel, food, and animal feed – looks very similar to […]

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France : L’arlésienne Cannabis thérapeutique

Depuis les travaux du premier CSST (Comité spécialisé scientifique temporaire) et l’acceptation à l’unanimité par les parlementaires du projet d’expérimentation, l’eau a coulé sous les ponts, le Covid est passé par là et tout semble bloqué depuis… Le collectif ACT (collectif Alternative Cannabis Therapeutique) fondé par l’UFCM, comme d’autres associations qui représentent les usagers du système de soins, a rejoint le comité scientifique temporaire actuel pour apporter son expertise sur le sujet, encore délicat en France, de l’usage du cannabis, même lorsque cet usage est lié à une pathologie chronique fortement invalidante. Les dirigeants français craignent que le pays prenne […]

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