It is premature to expand access to medicinal cannabis in hopes of solving the US opioid crisis

Addiction. 2018 Jun;113(6):987-988. doi: 10.1111/add.14139. Epub 2018 Feb 22.
No abstract available

Keywords: Confirmatory bias; drug policy; ecological studies; medical cannabis laws; medical marijuana state laws; opioid crisis; opioid overdose mortality.

Publication types

  • Editorial

MeSH terms

  • Analgesics, Opioid / poisoning*
  • Drug Overdose / mortality*
  • Drug and Narcotic Control
  • Humans
  • Medical Marijuana*
  • Opioid-Related Disorders
  • United States


  • Analgesics, Opioid
  • Medical Marijuana