Those who have a chronic diagnosed medical condition persisting for over 3 months.
Those who have failed traditional treatment options including, but not limited to, ineffective treatment for symptom control and/or undesirable side effects.
Children under 18 years of age.
Patients suffering from previous or current substance misuse/abuse issues or schizophrenia.
At Chronic Doctors Pty Ltd., we walk you through the entire journey step by step. Your journey with us starts with an initial consultation, at this point we work through your medical history and background to ensure we can support you safely and effectively.
Health practitioners may be able to use medicinal cannabis therapies to support patients for a number of health reasons.
For more information, please see the TGA overview of medicinal cannabis and the SAS sections on their website.
There are wide range of conditions that medical cannabis treatment has, under some circumstances, been approved for.
To date, the TGA have approved previous SAS applications for the following conditions:
Anxiety and/or depression
Chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting
Migraines ad hedaches
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
Epilepsy and seizures
Multiple sclerosis and muscle spasms