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
  • Epilepsy
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Dementia
  • Autism
  • 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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