São Paulo government paid $2 million for cannabis-based medicine

In Brazil, health is a fundamental right granted by the Brazilian Universal Health System (SUS) protected by the Constitution of 1988. SUS is composed of a set of health services and actions. Sao Paulo’s government spent about $2 million for...

São Paulo government paid $2 million for cannabis-based medicine
In Brazil, health is a fundamental right granted by the Brazilian Universal Health System (SUS) protected by the Constitution of 1988. SUS is composed of a set of health services and actions. Sao Paulo’s government spent about $2 million for medicine based on cannabis to treat epilepsy and other multiple diseases. 78 patients are already being treated while 123 authorizations have been met.