Who Qualifies for Medical Marijuana Card in Florida?

To receive your medical marijuana card, you will need to be a resident of Florida or a part time resident and qualify with an existing medical condition.

Patients can schedule a visit with their nearest marijuana doctor and see if medical marijuana can be used as a health treatment.

Your in person consultation with your MMJ doctor will go over your medical history, evaluate your health condition & ailments, and answer any of your questions pertaining to the use medical marijuana as a health treatment.

Qualifying Health Conditions for Florida Medical Marijuana

In the fall of 2016, 71% of Florida voters said, “YES” to medical marijuana under Amendment 2.

Over 300,000 residents (and counting) have qualified to receive a medical marijuana card since Florida legalized its use for debilitating health conditions.

The following conditions have been approved to qualify for medical marijuana in Florida:

ALS (Lou Gehrigs), Cancer, Crohn’s Disease, Epilepsy, Glaucoma, HIV / AIDS, Multiple Sclerosis, PTSD

Also, the following medical conditions could qualify for medical marijuana in Florida:

Arthritis (Other)
Chronic Pain
Cerebral Palsy
Chemotherapy Side Effects
Essential Tremor (Kinetic)
Hepatitis C
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Lyme Disease
Meniere’s Disease
Migraine Headaches
Muscle Spasms
Muscular Dystrophy
Myasthenia Gravis (MG)
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Ovarian Cysts
Radiation Therapy Side Effects
Restless Leg Syndrome
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Sickle Cell Anemia
Spinal Cord Injury
Traumatic Brain Injury
Ulcerative Colitis (UC)

Once approved for medical marijuana, your physician will submit your Florida Medical Marijuana ID Card application electronically or by mail.

The current processing time for the application review process takes 10 business days from the date of submission.

If you are interested in learning more about the benefits of medicinal marijuana as part of your medical / health protocol, contact Chris at Miracle Leaf in West Palm Beach, FL.

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