Anxiety


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Our doctors are highly experienced in prescribing medical cannabis for anxiety and its associated symptoms like insomnia and mental health. Our doctors will offer your specialised and tailored advice to treat your specific needs.

Anxiety can have serious effects on your day-to-day life and can severely disrupt many aspects of life and if left unchecked or untreated can often lead to greater issues.

Over a one year period, over two million Australians may experience anxiety and is the most common mental health problem in Australia, and generally effects 1 in 4 people, so you are not alone.

Some of the many common emotional factors of Anxiety include:

- Panic attacks
- Excessive worry or anxiety
- Negative thought spirals that become all consuming
- Restlessness
- Irritability, agitation and anger
- Fatigue
- Mind blanks
- Excessive fear or worry

The main physiological features of an anxiety disorder can be:

- Muscle tension
- Headaches
- Neck and shoulder pain
- Sweating
- Tremulousness (churning stomach, heart racing, palpitations)
- Sleep disturbance
- Panic attacks
- Behavioural Symptoms

Studies have shown that medicinal cannabis can potentially improve anxiety symptoms. Medicinal cannabis and endocannabinoid medicines have been shown to improve symptoms of anxiety. Research suggests that increasing serotonin levels can help treat anxiety.

If you have tried other medicines, and they haven't worked, if you are experiencing any of the above symptoms and you are considering natural medicine for pain relief - our doctors are here to discuss your needs.

Please call us on 02 9363 4000 or book an appointment with one of our doctors today.