AM I

Eligible?

The current federal regulations allow anyone with qualifying conditions to acquire medical cannabis through a medical provider. These conditions involve cancer, inflammation, chronic pain, psychiatric disorders, sleep issues, gastrointestinal problems, neuropathic pain and others.


CONDITIONS INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:


Cancer/Chemotherapy
Chronic Pain
HIV/AIDS
Multiple Sclerosis
Parkinson’s disease
Seizure disorder
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Osteoarthritis
ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral
Sclerosis)
Huntington’s disease
Tardive dyskinesia
Diabetic neuropathy
Muscular dystrophy
Lyme disease
Fibromyalgia
Polymyalgia rheumatica
Fasciitis
Gout related arthritis
Trigeminal neuralgia
Shingles (Post-herpetic neuralgia) Peripheral vascular disorder
Complex regional pain syndrome/Reflex sympathetic dystrophy


PSYCHIATRIC CONDITIONS

Anxiety/Panic disorder
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
Tourette syndrome
Major depressive disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Anorexia nervosa
Somatization disorder

SLEEP CONDITIONS

Anxiety/Panic disorder
Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
Tourette syndrome
Major depressive disorder
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Obsessive-compulsive disorder
Anorexia nervosa
Somatization disorder

GASTROINTESTINAL
CONDITIONS

Achalasia cardia
Crohn’s disease
Ulcerative colitis
Esophageal spasm
Gastroparesis
Irritable bowel syndrome
Cyclic vomiting

SPINAL INJURIES

Ankylosing Spondylosis Facet syndrome
Herniated disc
Spondylolisthesis
Degenerative disc disease
Spinal stenosis
Brown-sequard syndrome

GYNECOLOGIAL CONDITIONS

Polycystic ovarian syndrome
Endometriosis
Vaginismus
Painful menstrual cramping (Dysmenorrhea)

And many others that may qualify you based on the nature and cause of the condition.

WHAT COULD DISQUALIFY ME?

Patients with a history of schizophrenia and those taking antipsychotic medications are not eligible for medical cannabis due to safety reasons.

Patients with a history of untreated addictions or substance abuse should not be using cannabis without the supervision of their doctor.