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Canntab Files Application to Become Licensed Producer

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Toronto, Ontario--(Newsfile Corp. - October 18, 2018) - Canntab Therapeutics Limited (CSE: PILL) ("Canntab" or the "Company") a leader in the development of precision oral dose cannabis tablets and capsules, is pleased to announce that it has filed an application to become a Licensed Producer under the Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (the "License"), and that it received confirmation from Health Canada that its application had been received. The License, if granted by Health Canada, would allow the Company to process cannabis products at its current production facility in Markham, Ontario with minimal additional capital expenditures as compared to a new purpose-built facility.

"We are excited to announce, as we enter into a new era of legalization, that Canntab has submitted its application to Health Canada to become a Licensed Producer. This is another step that enables Canntab to further diversify its manufacturing and distribution capabilities towards a world-wide rollout of its suite of precision oral dose delivery platforms for cannabis-based products," said Jeff Renwick, CEO and a director of Canntab.

About Canntab

Canntab Therapeutics Limited is a Canadian cannabis oral dosage formulation company based in Markham Ontario, engaged in the research and development of advanced pharmaceutical grade formulations of cannabinoids. Canntab has developed patented technology to deliver standardized medical cannabis extract from selective strains in a variety of extended/sustained release pharmaceutical dosages for therapeutic use. In doing so, Canntab has developed a suite of precision oral dose products that are unavailable elsewhere in the marketplace. Canntab's primary focus is on providing cannabis-based products to medical professionals that can be used to deliver therapeutic treatments to their patients.

FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT:

Canntab Therapeutics Limited
Richard Goldstein, CFO
Office: 416 957-6303
Email: info@canntab.ca

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