Medical Marijuana

Medical marijuana contains chemicals that treat certain diseases or conditions. The active chemicals, known as cannabinoids, are similar to chemicals that the body creates used for things such as appetite, memory, movement and pain. There are different ways to take medical marijuana as well as possible side effects. When used medically, it can aid in treating various diseases and conditions.

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Qualifying Conditions

The following are the conditions for which medical cannabis can be prescribed in the State of Florida:
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis or Lou Gehrig's Disease
  • Chronic Arthritis
  • Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Cachexia
  • Cancer Pain
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Depression & Anxiety
  • Epilepsy
  • Primary Fibromyalgia Syndrome
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV / AIDS
  • Insomnia
  • Migraines
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Nausea
  • Neuropathy
  • Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Seizures

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