Unregistered health-related cannabis customers have been urged to urgently declare cannabinoid medicines in their possession and register as a health-related cannabis-customers with the Meals and Drug Administration (FDA) prior to the May possibly 21 deadline.

As the amnesty period for the use of cannabis for health-related therapy will expire in nine days, FDA secretary-basic Dr Thares Karasnairaviwong revealed that only about 10,000 health-related cannabis customers had registered with Public Overall health Ministry, when numerous much more had not turned up for the compulsory registration.

Thares stressed that unregistered sufferers, who had been utilizing cannabinoid medicines, had been needed to register themselves with the authorities and declare their cannabinoid medicines prior to the finish of the amnesty period, or they could be prosecuted for illegal use of cannabis, as the existing narcotics law regards cannabis an illicit drug.

He also mentioned that the Public Overall health Ministry had assigned the FDA workplace in Bangkok and Public Overall health Offices in each and every province, which are the accountable agencies for health-related cannabis registration, to extend their operating hours and arrange offsite registration stations exactly where achievable in order to facilitate registration closer to the deadline.