Florida Medical Marijuana cards

florida medical marijuana cards

Do I qualify for Medical Marijuana in Florida?

Patients in Florida diagnosed with one of the following "debilitating medical conditions", are afforded legal protection under the Florida Medical Marijuana Legalization Initiative, as per Amendment 2:

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s disease)

  • Cancer

  • Crohn's disease

  • Epilepsy

  • Glaucoma

  • HIV/AIDS

  • Multiple Sclerosis

  • Parkinson’s Disease 

  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) 

  • or any other ailment/condition of the same severity/symptoms, when determined by a physician's opinion that the medical use of marijuana would surpass any potential health risks

  1. Patients must be at least 18 years of age

  2. You must be a Florida Resident with a valid Florida I.D. as proof of residency. If you do not have a Florida I.D. an out of state I.D., passport, or other photo I.D. with proof of residency such as bank statement, utility bill, etc. is acceptable.

  3. Patients must have 3 visits with the Doctor over a period of 90 days before he can recommend medicinal marijuana as a treatment.

  4. Patients must obtain legitimate medical records or documentation from your primary care physician describing their diagnosis and bring these records with you to your marijuana evaluation appointment

  5. The qualifying patient must have been diagnosed by a physician as having a debilitating medical condition

  6. All patients will be required to register with the Department of Health, details will be provided once the Florida Medical Marijuana Program has been fully implemented by the DOH.

  7. * Please note: It will take several months for the DOH to prepare the FMMP for operation, however, patients may begin the process by establishing a bonafide doctor-patient relationship with a licensed marijuana doctor now, in efforts to allow patients early access to the medicine once it becomes available.

  8. Florida Department of Health

    Medical Marijuana Program

    * Address details coming soon

    Phone: 850-245-4444

    Websitewww.floridahealth.gov