MEDICINAL CANNABIS AND CHALLENGES OF LEGISLATION IN MOROCCOAbstract
Cannabis is one of Morocco’s top industries, and Morocco is one of the world’s top Cannabis providers, however, the growth, the development, deal, and utilization of Cannabis is especially unlawful under the present legislation. Morocco has one of the most stringent law enforcement systems, but it has not legalized, there are 3 possibilities. The first is a continuation of the present ambiguity; the second to legalize; and the third is to completely authorize the present laws, ending in elimination of the culture each of these ways would impact affect Morocco, both financially and socially The purpose of this article is to update the current regulations on the utilization of Cannabis for medical purposes in Europe and Morocco. Thus, the botanical aspect, the chemical composition of Cannabis sativa is approached. This article will not discuss the recreational use of Cannabis. The review is based on information gathered from previous reports and government websites.
O. Elhamdaoui *, M. Meiouet, A. Ajlal, A. Chergui, I. Zakariya and R. Nejjari
Department of Pharmacognosy, Faculty of Medicine and Pharmacy, University Mohammed V, Rabat, Morocco.
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