InMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement of C$1,500,000

Vancouver, BC - October 4, 2016 - InMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ("InMed") (CSE: IN; OTCQB: IMLFF), is pleased to announce a non-brokered private placement of up to 18,750,000 units ("Units"), at a price of $0.08 per Unit for gross proceeds of C$1,500,000. 

Completion of the private placement is subject to receipt of regulatory approval. All securities issued pursuant to the offering will be subject to a statutory four-month hold period under applicable securities laws.

The proceeds from this private placement will be used for general working capital purposes and a portion will be used to settle debt. Finders' fees in cash may be payable in accordance with the policies of the Exchange.

In connection with the private placement, certain insiders expect to sell up to an aggregate $500,000 common shares through the facilities of the CSE and to purchase an equivalent dollar amount or greater of Units in the Private Placement. The participation of insiders in the private placement constitutes a "related party transaction" within the meaning of Multilateral Instrument 61-101 ("MI 61-101"). InMed will rely on the exemptions from the valuation and minority shareholder approval requirements of MI 61-101 as neither the fair market value of any securities issued to nor the consideration paid by such insiders will exceed 25% of its market capitalization.

About InMed
InMed is a pre-clinical stage biopharmaceutical company that specializes in developing novel therapies through the research and development into the extensive pharmacology of cannabinoids coupled with innovative drug delivery systems. InMed's proprietary platform technology, product pipeline and accelerated development pathway are the fundamental value drivers of the company. For more information, visit www.inmedpharma.com

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Contact: InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc.

Chris Bogart
SVP, Investor Relations and Corporate Strategy
T: 604.669.7207
E: chris@inmedpharma.com

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These risks and uncertainties include, among others, the possibility that clinical trials will not be successful, or be completed, or confirm earlier clinical trial results, risks associated with obtaining funding from third parties, risks related to the timing and costs of clinical trials and the receipt of regulatory approvals.

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