Ohio Board of Pharmacy Awards Dispensary Certificate of Operation in Athens

OHIO: The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded a Dispensary Certificate of Operation to Harvest of Athens, located at 711 W Union St., Athens.

The Board has now issued 56 Dispensary Certificates of Operation.
The interactive map of Dispensaries with Certificates of Operation will be updated within two business days.

 

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Publishes Updated Patient & Caregiver Numbers for July 2021

OHIO:  The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today published updated patient & caregiver numbers for July 2021.

These numbers include:

  • 331,273 Recommendations
  • 202,666 Registered patients
    • 14,039 Patients with Veteran Status
    • 15,550 Patients with Indigent Status
    • 866 Patients with a Terminal Diagnosis
  • 125,298 Patients with both an active registration and an active recommendation
  • 183,009 Unique patients who purchased medical marijuana (as reported to OARRS by licensed dispensaries)
  • 23,472 Registered Caregivers

For the full list of program numbers, please visit the Program Update page.

Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program Mandatory Product Recall

OHIO MEDICAL MARIJUANA CONTROL PROGRAM
MANDATORY PRODUCT RECALL – 8/12/21
TOPIC: Mandatory Product Recall
ISSUE: The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program (MMCP) is issuing a mandatory product recall on an edible product sold to dispensaries by processor, Beneleaves Limited. This recall is being initiated by the MMCP after receiving a report of mold. The MMCP is investigating this matter and will issue an executive summary at the conclusion of the investigation.
AFFECTED PRODUCTS:
Product Name:
  • Eric + Eric Turtle Brownie Bites
Available for Purchase: Beginning June 22, 2021 – Present
Products Purchased From:
  • Bloom Medicinal (Columbus, Painesville locations)
  • Columbia Care (Dayton, Marietta locations)
  • Firelands Scientific (Huron)
  • Ohio Provisions (Carroll)
  • Pure Ohio Wellness (London)
  • RISE (Cleveland, Lorain, Toledo locations)
  • Strawberry Fields (Columbus)
  • Sunnyside (Chillicothe, Cincinnati, Marion, Newark locations)
  • Terrasana (Columbus, Fremont, Garfield Heights, Springfield locations)
  • ZenLeaf (Cincinnati)
Processor Name: Beneleaves Limited
Product ID:
  • M00000174921: Edb Oral Admin – 16.6 – 0 – 2 – Eric + Eric Turtle Brownie Bites
  • M00000196401: Edb Oral Admin – 16.6 – 0 – 2 – Eric + Eric Turtle Brownie Bites
No reports of adverse reactions for this product have been reported to the MMCP at this time.
Patients who have purchased the recalled product should stop using it. All unused product should be returned to the dispensary where purchased. Returned products will not count toward a patient’s 90-day possession limit. For more information on returns, please contact the dispensary where the product was purchased.
Anyone who thinks that they may be experiencing serious or life-threatening issues should seek immediate medical attention. Patients are reminded that any adverse reactions should be reported to the MMCP toll-free helpline (1-833-464-6627).

Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program Advisory Committee Meeting Aug 12th, 2021

Update from the Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program

OHIO: The Ohio Medial Marijuana Control Program Advisory Committee will meet on August 12, 2021 10:00 a.m. Rhodes Tower — Lobby Hearing Room .

NOTE: The Advisory Committee will not be accepting testimony or public comments at this meeting.

Public comment can be submitted at: www.medicalmarijuana.ohio.gov/contactus.

SECURITY NOTICE: Visitors must register at the security desk on the west side of the lobby by showing valid government-issued photo ID. Visitors must go through a magnetometer.

Visitors’ belongings, such as bags, purses, and briefcases, must go through an X-ray machine.

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Publishes Updated Patient & Caregiver Numbers for June 2021

OHIO:  The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today published updated patient & caregiver numbers for June 2021.

These numbers include:

    • 313,052 Recommendations
    • 215,874 Registered patients
      • 13,477 Patients with Veteran Status
      • 14,876 Patients with Indigent Status
      • 842 Patients with a Terminal Diagnosis
    • 173,228 Unique patients who purchased medical marijuana (as reported to OARRS by licensed dispensaries)
    • 23,472 Registered Caregivers

 

For the full list of program numbers, please visit the Program Update page.

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Awards Dispensary Certificate of Operation in Columbus

OHIO:  The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today awarded a Dispensary Certificate of Operation to Strawberry Fields, located at 2950 E Main St., Columbus.

The Board has now issued 54 Dispensary Certificates of Operation.
The interactive map of Dispensaries with Certificates of Operation will be updated within two business days.

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Publishes Updated Patient & Caregiver Numbers for May 2021

OHIO:  The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today published updated patient & caregiver numbers for May 2021.

These numbers include:

  • 296,488 Recommendations
  • 207,105 Registered patients
    • 13,020 Patients with Veteran Status
    • 14,388 Patients with Indigent Status
    • 806 Patients with a Terminal Diagnosis
  • 166,966 Unique patients who purchased medical marijuana (as reported to OARRS by licensed dispensaries)
  • 22,784 Registered Caregivers.

For the full list of program numbers, please visit the Program Update page.

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Publishes Updated Patient & Caregiver Numbers for April 2021

The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy today published updated patient & caregiver numbers for April 2021. These numbers include:

  • Recommendations
  • 197,816 Registered patients
    • 12,612 Patients with Veteran Status
    • 13,870 Patients with Indigent Status
    • 779 Patients with a Terminal Diagnosis
  • 158,397 Unique patients who purchased medical marijuana (as reported to OARRS by licensed dispensaries)
  • 21,989 Registered Caregivers

For the full list of program numbers, please visit the Program Update page.

Ohio Board of Pharmacy Awards 58th Provisional Dispensary License

OHIO: The State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy awarded a provisional dispensary license to Buckeye Relief, located at 1782 Coventry Road in Cleveland Heights.

In June 2018, the Board had issued 56 provisional dispensary licenses. Additional provisional dispensary licenses were awarded in December 2019 and May 2020.
Currently, the Board of Pharmacy has issued 52 Certificates of Operation.