Following a trial of about 18 months, a Danish company has been the first enterprise to be given the green light to officially begin the production of medicinal cannabis.
Spectrum Cannabis has convinced the authorities it has been able to produce high-quality cannabis over a long period of time, and the Lægemiddelstyrelsen medicines agency has approved a production permit.
“That we have been able to reach the goal before the competition is a direct result of loads of teamwork. As it stands, we expect to be able to deliver a finished product to the pharmacies in September or October,” Morten Snede, the head of Funen-based Spectrum Cannabis, told DR Nyheder.
“We hope to bring a product to the table that is of a considerably higher quality than what we see on the market today – and at a lower price as it leads to a greater selection of…