Table 2

Reasons for using cannabis as a substitute

N

%


Less adverse side effects

197

65

Less withdrawal potential

103

34

Ability to obtain cannabis

54

17.8

Greater social acceptance

36

11.9

Better symptom management

174

57.4

Other reason

37

12.2


Reiman Harm Reduction Journal 2009 6:35   doi:10.1186/1477-7517-6-35

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