Who Qualifies for Medicinal Marijuana in Florida
As per the legislation of Florida’s Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, Amendment 2, passed November 08, 2016, qualified patients diagnosed with a debilitating medical condition may lawfully obtain and use marijuana for medical purposes, where the patient has been certified by a licensed Florida marijuana doctor.
What Ailments Qualify For Medical Marijuana in Florida
Patients in Florida diagnosed with one of the following "debilitating medical conditions", are afforded legal protection under the Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, as per Amendment 2:
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s disease)
Chronic debilitating nonmalignant pain
Chronic muscle spasms
Post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Or any other ailment/condition of the same severity/symptoms, when determined by a physician's opinion that the medical use of marijuana would surpass any potential health risks
How to Become a Medical Marijuana Patient in Florida
Patients must be at least 18 years of age
You must be a Florida Resident with a valid Florida I.D. as proof of residency. If you do not have a Florida I.D. an out of state I.D., passport, or other photo I.D. with proof of residency such as bank statement, utility bill, etc. is acceptable.
Patients must obtain legitimate medical records or documentation from your primary care physician describing their diagnosis and bring these records with you to your marijuana evaluation appointment — *Learn how to request your medical records
The qualifying patient must have been diagnosed by a physician as having a debilitating medical condition. Find a certified medical marijuana physician in Florida.
All patients will be required to register with the Department of Health, details will be provided once the Florida Medical Marijuana Program has been fully implemented by the DOH.
A patient must have tried other treatments without success and the ordering doctor must determine the risks of use are reasonable in respect to the benefits to the patient.
If you fit the description above please contact us today to schedule your appointment. We are certified and licensed by the State of Florida to issue Medical Marijuana Cards. Click the button below to be directed to our contact page or give us a call (727) 449-9595
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