Welcome to Althea’s online hub for information on medicinal cannabis and accessing patient and healthcare professional services.
Is medicinal cannabis legal?
Medicinal cannabis is a legal treatment option in a number of countries, including Australia, Canada, the UK and some states in the US, which allow patients to have access to medicinal cannabis in special circumstances, usually in cases where other standard treatments have failed.
What areas of use has medicinal cannabis been shown to be effective in?
Clinical research is still underway into the benefits of medicinal cannabis, but medicinal cannabis has been shown to help people suffering from many different conditions, including:
How can I find a doctor to prescribe medicinal cannabis for my condition?
You should consult your specialist or GP about medicinal cannabis if you think it will help your condition – depending on the state or country you live in, you may need a referral to a specialist to obtain a prescription.
Althea Concierge can help you find a local doctor who is familiar with prescribing medicinal cannabis.