How Can I Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Mississippi?
The Mississippi Department of Health has deemed the following debilitating conditions as qualifying for a medical marijuana card. If you have one of these conditions, speak to your doctor about next steps for obtaining a medical marijuana card in Mississippi.
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
agitation of dementia
post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
pain refractory to appropriate opioid management
spinal cord disease/severe injury
chronic, terminal or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment, that produces one or more of the following
cachexia or wasting syndrome
severe or intractable nausea
severe and persistent muscle spasms (including, but not limited to, those characteristic of multiple sclerosis)
When will I be able to get a medical marijuana card in MS?
The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) will begin accepting online license applications for patients, medical practitioners, and cannabis cultivation/processing/testing/waste disposal/transportation entities by June 2022. The MSDH should begin issuing licenses for MMJ dispensaries by July 2022.
Is there a fee for a medical marijuana card?
Yes, in order to obtain a medical marijuana card, you must have a qualifying condition and pay a $25 fee to the Mississippi Department of Health.
What is the difference between medical-grade vs. non-medical grade marijuana
Medical-grade marijuana is highly regulated for medical, not recreational use. From seed to sell, our products are monitored to ensure the highest medicinal quality for Mississippi patients.
What kinds of products do you sell?
Kelly’s Green sells flower (traditional smokable marijuana), tinctures (liquid mixtures available in dropper bottles), edibles (food products infused with medical marijuana), and capsules or pills that contain medical cannabis.
So I have to consult a medical professional before looking into medical marijuana?
Yes, as with any healthcare regimen, you must consult your physician to see if you qualify for a medical marijuana card and if treatment is right for you.
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