Smokable medical marijuana will be offered for the first time in the Sunshine State starting Monday in Orlando.

The product will be offered only to patients who have been given approval by state-sanctioned doctors, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

Two companies — Trulieve and Curaleaf — were given the green light from The Florida Department of Health to sell smokable medical marijuana.

This decision comes after Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a bill legalizing the product last week.

Before the bill, Florida patients were authorized to use other forms of medical marijuana via vape pens and ointments but not the smokeable flower product.

The product makes up more than 50 percent of all sales in other states where medical marijuana is legal, the Orlando Sentinel reports.

The new law will also allow dispensaries to sell paraphernalia like pipes and bongs, which were previously strictly prohibited.

“People have been waiting for it for quite some time,” said Vinit Patel, Curaleaf’s regional dispensary operations manager.

Read more here.

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Laura Jazmin Tolliver is a digital reporter for GateHouse Media Group’s Florida team, based in West Palm Beach, Fla. Jaz’s stories, which run across digital, print and video platforms, are syndicated across the 22 Florida newspaper markets.