This document from the Minnesota Department of Public Health is for patients and caregivers who have questions about medical cannabis use.
It contains an overview of cannabis-related concerns for youth, people who are pregnant or breastfeeding, people at risk for dependence or addiction, people with mental health conditions, and those with heart or liver disease.
Sections of the document include:
- What to know before getting started with medical cannabis
- Talk with your health care practitioner about medical cannabis
- Start low, go slow, stay low
- Some people are at increased risk of harm from use of cannabis
Download the document: https://www.health.state.mn.us/people/cannabis/docs/patients/patientinfosheet.pdf