clinical guidance

Many GPs in the UK have been hesitant about recent changes in the law with the use of cannabis-based medicinal products and may not be aware of the various options available to patients. We aim to help patients and their GPs discover what’s accessible, and share the latest developments in what’s possible.


Below is a selection of clinical guidance from the PCCN and our collaborative partners The Medical Cannabis Clinicians Society for you to download and view now.





The endocannabinoid system


A summary reference guide to the main components mechanism and functions of the endocannabinoid system.




Talking to your patients about medical cannabis

GPs in the UK are likely to find themselves encountering more patients who are being prescribed medical cannabis or using CBD. This guide offers clinical advice so doctors can feel comfortable talking to their patients.


Over the counter Cannabidiol  (CBD) products

A practical guide to over the counter CBD for GPs. 







How to Prescribe Medical Cannabis
For those looking for clarity about what is & isn’t permitted when it comes to prescribing medical cannabis.


Recommendations & Guidance
The facts about medical cannabis treatments – history, evidence and prescribing information.




Medical Cannabis: FAQs
Members of the Medical Cannabis Clinicians Society have responded to a list of frequently asked questions.