Pharmaceutical

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... July 11, 2018 Show 376 Hour 2

The U.S. FDA has approved the first pharmaceutical with an active ingredient derived from marijuana. Does the approval open the door for other CBD-derived medications?

Independent cadidate for the U.S. House, George Hendrickson, joined In The Moment to discuss the limitations of the new medication as well as the issues regarding medical marijuana. 

Adria Botella

In The Moment ... July 10, 2018 Show 375 Hr 1

 

As of today, the state AG's office is still waiting for guidance from the Drug Enforcement Administration regarding how state laws are impacted by the FDA approval.

Dan Heinemann, Vice President and Medical Officer for Sanford Health joined In The Moment to discuss the FDA's recent approval of the first pharmaceutical derived from CBD.

 

Voters May Again Decide On Medical Marijuana

Nov 10, 2015
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South Dakota voters may have another chance to approve or turn down medical marijuana.
 
Proponents of a ballot initiative to legalize marijuana for medical use turned in roughly 16-thousand signatures to the Secretary of State’s office.  About 13-thousand are needed to put the issue before voters.  State officials are now working to verify the petitions.