Updated memo on medicinal use of Cannabis

26 January 2016

The Danish Medicines Agency has updated the memo on medicinal use of Cannabis, and the third edition of the memo is now available.

The memo now includes the most recent development and the latest knowledge.

We have made the following updates:

  • Updated statistics and information about the number of clinical trials in Denmark.
  • Updated number of compassionate use permits, prescriptions for Sativex etc.
  • New chapter about scientific evidence in this field (5.1.).
  • New chapter 8 about magistral manufacture of medicinal products containing active substances from Cannabis.
  • New chapter about the international experiences, which now includes more countries compared to the second edition of the memo.
  • Updated list of parliamentary questions, consultations etc.


Medicinal use of Cannabis, 3rd edition (pdf)

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