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The decision from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) changes low-dose CBD oil from a schedule four drug, which doctors have to prescribe, to a schedule three drug, which chemists can hand out over-the-counter without a prescription.

When it comes to possible side effects, the medical association fears doctors won’t be able to properly monitor patients when the CBD oil is sold through pharmacies.

There will be a wait for products

She also says that for the first time, as the cost of medical cannabis production comes down, legal products are reaching price parity with the illegal market.

“Previously, they’ve had to go to a GP and they’ve had to talk to the GP about what they’re trying to treat, and then the GP has had to get special permission in order for them to be able to access a prescription.”

When the changes come in on February 1 next year, the maximum dose for adults will be limited to 150mg per day, which is why it’s considered low-dose. It’s expected patients would use this to help them sleep, reduce anxiety or depression and treat pain, although there’s currently not much evidence the oil is effective at this strength.

Nabilone is a medicine, taken as a capsule, that has been developed to act in a similar way to THC (the chemical in cannabis that makes you high). You may have heard it described as a “manmade form of cannabis”.

Epidyolex can be prescribed for patients with Lennox-Gastaut syndrome and Dravet syndrome (both rare forms of epilepsy).

Nabiximols (Sativex) for MS

The risks of using cannabis products containing THC (the chemical that gets you high) are not currently clear. That’s why clinical trials are needed before they can be used.

Very few people in England are likely to get a prescription for medical cannabis.

Some cannabis-based products are available to buy over the internet without a prescription.

As CBD is only just beginning to be taken seriously in the medical industry, there are currently very few conclusive scientific studies on the topic. However, CBD is believed to have significant therapeutic properties.

According to The Home Office, the legal limit for cultivation is 0.2 per cent TCH and 1mg for products.

Are CBD vapes, tinctures, capsules or edibles better?

The oils were much thicker and darker in consistency than others I’ve tried, with a potent taste. The blue edition cannabis sativa strain worked an absolute treat, allowing my muscles and mind to completely relax and aiding deep, undisturbed sleep after taking around 5 drops.

The Broad Spectrum Cannabinoid tinctures is made up of full-plant hemp extract and is entirely free from THC (this is the definition of broad spectrum). Per 1ml, there is 40mg of hemp extract and 33mg of naturally occurring cannabinoids (CBD, CBG, CBN, CBC, CBDV).

The key ingredient is extracted using a filter-clear method that removes nasties and the aforementioned unpleasant taste. It also ensures, most importantly of all, that there is high levels of the good stuff – the CBD – and that it’s pure, vegan friendly and easy to use.