Who is Alternaleaf for?
To be eligible for plant medicine you must:
Have a condition that has lasted for 3+ months
Have tried other treatments which didn’t fully improve your condition or produced unwanted side effects
Not be pregnant or have a history of psychosis
Plant medicine has been prescribed for more than 140 conditions. Our caring doctors often talk to people experiencing issues with...
Along with many more. Unsure if you're eligible? Complete our 30-second pre-screening questionnaire to find out.
How it works
Complete a simple questionnaire to see if you could be eligible.
Talk to a friendly nurse and doctor in a two-step telehealth appointment.
Express delivery, Australia-wide
If eligible, your plant medicine will be delivered directly to your door.
Patient portal &
Re-order medication and book follow-up appointments using our online portal.
At a flat $79 for your initial consultation, Alternaleaf offers some of the best value plant medicine care in Australia.
* If your doctor decides plant medicine isn't the right treatment, you’ll receive a full refund.
Frequently asked questions
Have questions? We have answers!
Alternaleaf is an Australian medical clinic with an exclusive focus on plant medicine. Our clinic connects patients with qualified nurses and Ahpra-registered doctors who are experienced with and able to prescribe plant medicine products for a wide variety of conditions.
As Australia's most trusted plant medicine clinic, Alternaleaf provides empathetic and comprehensive end-to-end medical care. Our experienced, independent doctors and nurses are all plant medicine specialists who can help you find the right treatment for your individual needs.
Your low-cost consultation happens in the comfort of your own home and (if eligible) your medicine will be delivered to your door in a discreet box. The Alternaleaf patient portal makes it easy to reorder your medicine and you and your doctor can schedule regular check-ins to make sure your treatment plan is providing the relief you're looking for.
Plant medicine has been legally available to prescribe in every state in Australia since 2016. You are entitled to use prescribed plant medicine in the same way as any other prescribed medication.
Doctors can prescribe plant medicine for any condition that has lasted for longer than 3 months, as long as the patient has tried other treatments and they either didn't fully resolve the issue or caused unwanted side effects. So far, Australian doctors have issued more than 1 million prescriptions for over 140 different conditions.
However, there are some circumstances where using plant medicine is prohibited or may lead to issues. For more information, check out our Cannaverse articles on driving and plant medicine, plant medicine in the workplace and the rules around travel.
In Australia, plant medicine is currently prescribed in two primary forms: as a dried flower and as an oil or concentrate. Dried flower is consumed using a vaporiser, while oils come in a variety of forms, including oral oils, vape cartridges, capsules, creams, lozenges and more.
You can find more information on Cannaverse.
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