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# sativex - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Father of brain injury victim who suffers spasms seeks access to trial of cannabis-based drug

Sativex can be trialled for MS sufferers but not those with acquired brain injury.

# sativex - Sunday 6 November, 2016

Son of woman suffering with chronic pain to hold vigil in bid to legalise cannabis

The man has been campaigning for the legalisation of cannabis for the past number of years;.

# sativex - Saturday 15 June, 2013

Luke Ming Flanagan: I'm still smoking cannabis... but not in Ireland

The independent TD is bringing forward a bill to legalise the drug later this year and will speak at the seventh annual Legalise Cannabis Ireland protest in Dublin later today.

# sativex - Friday 12 April, 2013

Cannabis-based oral spray approved for use in Ireland

However the medicine, which would boost the quality of life of MS sufferers, can’t be made available until the government changes legislation.

# sativex - Tuesday 11 September, 2012

Government will seek to legalise some cannabis-based products

The Department of Health has said it will bring forward legislative proposals later this year or early next year to allow cannabis-based medicinal products to be prescribed here.

# sativex - Sunday 20 May, 2012

No clear timeline for approval of cannabis-based painkiller in Ireland

The oral spray Sativex is already available in the UK and preparing to launch in other EU states as a pain treatment for MS patients.

# sativex - Sunday 13 May, 2012

The 9 at 9: Sunday

Nine things you need to know this morning…

# sativex - Sunday 25 September, 2011

Poll: should cannabis-based medicines be legalised? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: should cannabis-based medicines be legalised?

With the Department of Health considering the introduction of a cannabis-based medication, we’re asking what you think about the legalisation of such products…

# sativex - Saturday 24 September, 2011

Government considers approval of cannabis-based drug

Calls for ‘cannabinoid’ medicine currently available in Spain and the UK to be introduced in Ireland to help alleviate the symptoms of MS.