Herbal Medicines


Clinical Trials: Setting up Your Cannabis Research Study

There is widespread demand for access to medicinal cannabis products by patients. Yet very few Australian doctors currently prescribe cannabinoid-derived medications. Will emerging clinical trial evidence reduce the reluctance of GPs to prescribe these …

TGA issues new Australian Complementary Medicine Guidelines

Previously we wrote about the TGA planning to revise the complementary medicine guidelines. On the 13 October 2016 the Australian TGA released the sixth version of the Australian regulatory guidelines for complementary medicines ARGCM, Version 6.0, October …

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Booming Complementary Medicines Industry

Fast facts about the Australian Complementary Medicines Industry:

Has grown from $2.3 billion to $4.2 billion in just 2 years.*
6,000 direct high value jobs.*
Exports to more than 26 countries.*
75 licensed complementary medicines manufacturers.

In a …

TGA to revise guides for complementary medicines

The Australian Regulatory Guidelines for Complementary Medicines (ARGCM) was first published in 2001 to provide information on the supply and use of complementary medicines. The TGA is currently reviewing and restructuring the guidelines for …