Getting Started

Getting Started2018-09-25T11:42:23+00:00

You must be a Florida resident and at least 18 years of age. If a patient is under the age of 18, they must be documentation that a second physician agrees with our assessment and treatment plan. Seasonal residents who live in the State of Florida for at least 31 straight days are eligible. You must be examined by a physician who is certified to prescribed medical marijuana. After the examination and history, if it is determined that you have a qualifying condition and the benefit of medicinal marijuana outweigh the risks, you will be entered into the registry for medical marijuana and then you will receive your identification card in the mail.

All women who are of child bearing age, must verify with a pregnancy test that they are not pregnant prior to being entered into the medical marijuana registry page.

  • ALS (Lou Gehrig’s)
  • Cancer
  • Crohn’s Disease
  • Epilepsy

  • Glaucoma

  • HIV/AIDS

  • Multiple Sclerosis (MS)

  • Any Terminal Condition

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) *

  • Chronic Nonmalignant Pain **

* This condition requires psychiatric diagnosis.
** This condition requires documented pain lasting more than 3 months.

Although the following conditions are not written into Florida’s Amendment 2, it indicates that other diagnosable debilitating conditions of like, kind or class may be eligible for a medical marijuana certification card. These include:

  • Anxiety

  • Cerebral Palsy

  • Chemotherapy Side Effects

  • Depression

  • Dystonia

  • Essential Tremor (kinetic)

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

  • Muscle Spasms

  • Muscular Dystrophy

  • Osteoarthritis

  • Radiation Therapy Side Effects

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis

  • Seizures

  • Severe Nausea

  • Spasticity

  • Tardive Dyskinesia

  • Tourette’s

  • Ulcerative Colitis (UC)

  • Fibromyalgia

  • Neuropathy

References

Below is a list of references that can be used to justify other diagnosable debilitating conditions of like, kind or class that would be eligible for a medical marijuana certificantion card.