"What kind of medical problems do you need to have to get a medical marijuana recommendation. "
In California, any serious medical condition that affects your health will qualify you. Common conditions that clients use cannabis for include anxiety, pain, insomnia, among many others.
General Anxiety Disorder, Insomnia, retinal and peripheral diabetic neuropathy, Restless leg syndrome, blood pressure, essential tremors, arthritis.
Most likely you will qualify for a card but you need a consultation with one of our doctors in order to obtain a card. Medical marijuana works for many different issues and as a physician working for helloMD, I often find many reasons for patients to use medical cannabis when the patient was not aware that Cannabis could actually help. Consider signing on and have your consultation, If by chance you don't need a recommendation you would qualify for a refund.
Yes, you should be able to get a card for those problems since cannabis would work well especially the CBD or cannabidiol would tend to get you out of pain and calm anxiety and depression so you can start moving forward with your life and health. The topical CBDs are phenomenal medicines when used in a salve and applied frequently to your spine to stop the arthritic pain in your joints but you may also be Vitamin D deficient. Consider an appointment for an evaluation and to speak with a knowledgeable physician about cannabis use to resolve your problems.
The qualifying conditions for medical marijuana program in California are: Cancer Anorexia AIDS Chronic pain Spasticity Cachexia Persistent muscle spasms, including those associated with multiple sclerosis Seizures, including, but not limited to, those associated with epilepsy Severe nausea Glaucoma Arthritis Migraines Any other chronic or persistent medical symptom that substantially limits the ability of the person to conduct one or more major life activities (as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990) or, if not alleviated, may cause serious harm to the patient’s safety or physical or mental health.
Please refer to https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CHSI/Pages/Medial-Marijuana-Identification-Card.aspx for more information.
After you receive your medical card, you will be able to purchase a patch. These two brands are great for patches (Just check with your local dispensary or delivery if they have them on their menu)
SIVA Patch: http://www.rightsciences.com/
Hope that was helpful!
In NYS, to qualify for a Medical Marijuana Card, you must have one of the 11 qualifying conditions. Those conditions are: Cancer, HIV infection or AIDS, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Spinal cord injury with spasticity, Epilepsy, Parkinson's Disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Neuropathy, Huntington's Disease, and Chronic Pain. The severe debilitating or life threatening condition must also be accompanied by one or more of the following or complicating conditions: cachexia or wasting syndrome, severe or chronic pain, severe nausea, seizures, or severe or persistent muscle spasms.