Marinol Synthetic THC– A Smokescreen to Avoid Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Marinol Synthetic THC– A Smokescreen to Avoid Legalizing Medical Marijuana

Many who oppose the legalization of medical marijuana claim that Marinol, a synthetic form of THC, is an equivalent alternative to cannabis for pain and symptom management. However, decades of medical and patient evidence proves otherwise. The government even used a quick push of Marinol through the FDA approval process as an easy way to alleviate and sidetrack the mounting political pressure to legalize the medicinal use of cannabis.