Top 10 medical cannabis companies in the U.S. in 2019, by number of patents

Top 10 medical cannabis patent holders in the U.S. as of 2019, by number of patents

by Matej Mikulic, last edited Aug 16, 2019
Top 10 medical cannabis companies in the U.S. in 2019, by number of patents Legalization of cannabis for recreational and medicinal use in Canada and the U.S. has allowed big pharmaceutical companies to capitalize on the industry through cannabis patents and distribution. As of 2019, Abbvie had the largest number of patents among all cannabis patent holders in the United States. With 59 patents for cannabis they were far above even the second ranked company, Sanofi, which had 39 patents at that time.
Show more

Top 10 medical cannabis patent holders in the U.S. as of 2019, by number of patents

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $588 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$49 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.
Leading companies trust Statista:
paypalgoogleadobepgsamsungtelekom
Statista is a great source of knowledge, and pretty helpful to manage the daily work.
Christof Baron

Christof Baron
CEO, MindShare Germany

Statistics on "Recreational marijuana in Canada"
  • North American overview
  • Recreational consumption
  • Consumer expenditure
  • Opinions on legalization
  • Post-legalization consumer behavior
  • Edibles
Discover Statista
Need help with using Statista for your research? Tutorials and first steps
Further Content: Statistics, Studies, and Topic Pages
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.
Do you have any questions about our business solutions?

We provide you with detailed information about our Corporate Account.