The real-world story of a GP's first cannabis script

​​​​​​​The TGA process was onerous, writes Associate Professor Vicki Kotsirilos, but ultimately worth it

Daniela is a 42-year-old married woman who presents with a history of chronic pain related to being struck by a tram 25 years ago.

She has been experiencing chronic daily occipital neuralgia, recurring vestibular neuritis and migraines.

At the time of the accident, Daniela had multiple fractures including cervical spine fracture of C5/6 requiring internal fixation with plate and screws.

Regular Botox injections to the head and neck by her neurologist — using