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
- Spasticity from neurological conditions
- Anorexia and wasting associated with chronic illness (such as cancer)
- Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
What conditions can medicinal cannabis be prescribed for?
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