Medical Marijuana Available Soon to Mississippi Residents
Mississippi residents suffering from one of 22 debilitating medical conditions, qualify for medical marijuana treatment.
The Mississippi State Department of Health is in the works of establishing their medical marijuana program for Mississippi residents, hoping to launch by August 15th, 2021. Under initiative 65, all production and licensing must be in place by July 1, 2021. Since there is still time before the launch of medical marijuana in Mississippi, patients can tell by viewing the bulleted list below if they qualify.
Listed below are the qualifying conditions approved by the Mississippi State Department of Health for Medical Marijuana treatment.
- Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
- Agitation of dementias
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
- Autism with aggressive or self-injurious behaviors
- Chronic or debilitating pain
- Crohn’s disease
- Epilepsy, or other seizures
- Huntington’s disease
- Intractable nausea
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Pain refractory to appropriate opioid management
- Parkinson’s disease
- Positive status for Human Immunodeficiency virus
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Severe muscle spasticity
- Sickle-cell Anemia
- Spinal cord disease or severe injury
- Ulcerative Colitis
Currently, there are 22 qualifying conditions that are approved in Mississippi for medical marijuana. If you are unsure if you qualify under one of the 22 conditions, you can give us a call today at (419)237-7119 to take our prequalification survey, and we will make sure you are notified when medical evaluations are beginning to take place to make sure you are one of the first patients to gain access to medical marijuana dispensaries in Mississippi.