Australian medical cannabis approvals up 20% in July 2020

The Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration’s (TGA) approvals for medical cannabis increased from 4,630 in June to 5,500 in July 2020, an increase of around 20%. July’s figures represent the largest 1-month increase since records began. Australian health authorities predict that medical cannabis prescriptions in 2020 will reach 70,000, around twice as many as were recorded in 2019.