There are no restrictions imposed by the Therapeutic Goods Association (TGA) on the conditions that a doctor can apply to access medicinal cannabis for their patient. The TGA states that they will consider any condition lasting longer than 3 months that has not responded to conventional treatments.
To date, the TGA has approved SAS applications including, but not limited to, the following indications:
- Chronic pain
- Cancer pain
- Neuropathic pain
- Palliative care
- Multiple sclerosis
- AIDs nausea/vomiting
- Spasticity from neurological conditions
- Anorexia and wasting associated with chronic illness (such as cancer)
- Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
Is Medical Cannabis Legal?
Medical Cannabis can be legally prescribed by any Australian-registered medical Doctor.
CDA Clinics can help you to access Medical Cannabis with a referral and a health summary from your regular doctor. We can also assist your Doctor to prescribe Medical Cannabis to you. Please click below to contact us.