The Medical Cannabis Rules for Thais


Medical cannabis rules in Thailand seems to be a bit of a mystery for most of us foreigners, but we have been getting various reports indicating where to go and what the process is.  Today, we’re going to explore the medical cannabis rules for Thais.  I was fortunate enough to run into a Thai citizen … Read more

Thailand Cannabis FAQ


Is marijuana legal in Thailand? The short answer is that Thailand legalized the medicinal use of cannabis, including marijuana, in 2019. The longer is that it is complicated. In June of 2022, Thailand removed nearly all restrictions on the cannabis plant for possession, use, and growing. The only exception to this is that extracts with … Read more

Can Foreigners Get CBD or THC at a Thai Clinic?


UPDATE: July 22, 2020 Cannabis Activist and CEO of Elevated Estate, Kitty Chopaka, reached out to the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) who has been able to confirm that properly licensed private clinics are now authorized to offer cannabis prescriptions (See her YouTube podcast video below). While there are still some questions about how … Read more

How To Get CBD in Thailand Legally as a Foreigner


There has been a lot of confusion surrounding whether or not foreigners can get CBD in Thailand legally. In fact, in a previous post, we detail some of the reasons foreigners may want to be cautious of obtaining CBD in Thailand. However, after several interviews with foreigner CBD patients, some clarification from the Office of … Read more

History of Marijuana in Thailand


While most discussion of cannabis in Thailand is focused on the recent legal changes, the history of marijuana in Thailand goes back much farther. Researchers believe that hemp may have been one of the first plants to be regularly cultivated by early civilizations. There is evidence indicating that cannabis may have been cultivated in Japan … Read more

Dictionary of Cannabis Terms


Adult-Use The same as recreational use. Refers to the use of cannabis products without medically qualifying reasons. Atomizer The heating element in a vape pen which produces the vapor. Blunt A cigar that has been hollowed out and filled with marijuana. Bong A water pipe used to smoke cannabis. The marijuana is placed in a … Read more