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Do the concentrations and the ratios of the various cannabinoids in recreational marijuana typically resemble those of medical marijuana?

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Does medical grade marijuana dispensed from a dispensary undergo state government-regulated laboratory testing for impurities, molds and other potentially harmful substances prior to distribution to patients?

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Medical marijuana patients may use more than one mode of administration. Why?

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Smoking is one of the most common modes of administration for recreational users.Is smoking the most commobn mode of administration for medical marijuana patients?

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Is the data obtained from recreational marijuana studies applicable to medical marijuana? Are there any reasons not to use the data obtained from recreational marijuana studies to help guide the practice of medical marijuana therapy?

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True or False? Dronabinol in sesame oil soft gelatin tablets (Marinol) and dronabinol in oral solution (Syndros, a synthetic THC) are both classified in the same Schedule of the Controlled Substances Act.

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According to the findings in the National Academies’ 2017 literature review or of any randomized controlled trials conducted before 2019, are there any diseases or medical conditions for which medical marijuana should be considered as a first line therapy?

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True or False? In August of 2016, the chief executive officer of the Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB), described the “Model Guidelines for the Recommendation of Marijuana in Patient Care” as a “reasonable effort to offer best practices for clinicians to follow when considering marijuana in patient care.”

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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine’s “The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids: The Current State of Evidence and Recommendations for Research” was published in 2017.Have there been any significant findings since the report was published?

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True or False? Schedule II of the Controlled Substances Act contains substances that currently have accepted medical use in the US. Examples of Schedule II drugs include phenylcyclohexylamine (PCP precursor), alfentanil, carfentanil, codeine, fentanyl, hydrocodone, hydromorphone (Dilaudid), meperidine (Demerol), methadone, metamphetamine, methylphenidate (Ritalin), morphine, oxycodone, remifentanil, secobarbital, and sufentanil.