Is medical cannabis a registered medication? - Cannadoc

Most medicinal cannabis products are unregistered medicines and have not been approved by the Department of Health’s Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). Therefore, its prescription is only permitted for use under 2 specific conditions:
1. The treating doctor is granted an individualised patient approval to prescribe cannabis via the TGA’s Special Access Scheme
2. The treating doctor qualifies as an Approved Prescriber