Category: CBD

  • First Time Medical Cannabis User from US

    First Time Medical Cannabis User from US

    Here at Sawaweed, one of our goals is to present a clear picture of the cannabis industry in Thailand and how it impacts foreigners who live or visit here. Today we interview a Reddit user who lives in Thailand and became a first time medical cannabis user under the Thai government’s medical cannabis initiative. Was […]

  • How To Get CBD in Thailand Legally as a Foreigner

    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 […]

  • Can Foreigners Get CBD or THC at a Thai Clinic?

    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 […]

  • CBD in Thailand: How to Use CBD in Thailand Responsibly

    CBD in Thailand:  How to Use CBD in Thailand Responsibly

    When the Thai government legalized medical cannabis, they made an effort to focus their energies on cannabidiol, popularly known as CBD, rather than traditional marijuana. Officials wanted to promote CBD in Thailand as a true medicinal tool rather than as a party or recreational drug. This article will give you a comprehensive overview of CBD, […]

  • Is CBD Oil Legal in Thailand? Everything You Need to Know

    Is CBD Oil Legal in Thailand? Everything You Need to Know

    As of August 30, 2019 the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) no longer lists cannabidiol (CBD) as a narcotic making CBD oil legal in Thailand. However, that does not come without some caveats. The MoPH made the following exceptions for CBD: CBD (Cannabidiol) extract with at least 99% purity and no more than 0.01% THC […]