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Dispensaries in Mississippi May Open in October

There's good news for residents of Mississippi interested in medical marijuana! The executive director of the Mississippi Cannabis Trade Association recently announced that he predicts patients will be able to purchase medical marijuana by the end of October!

119 dispensaries in Mississippi have already received licenses and thousands of patients have registered with the state. When dispensaries open up, all of these patients will be ready to buy cannabis products!

The Mississippi Cannabis Patients Alliance recently hosted their very first patient seminar, which introduced patients to new regulations products that will soon be available for purchase.

People who attended the seminar were taught how to register with the state for the medical marijauna program, including information ranging from which conditions qualify a person to how to safely store medical marijuana.

Below you can find the qualifying conditions in Mississippi.

Qualifying Conditions

  • Cancer

  • Parkinson’s disease

  • Huntington’s disease

  • Muscular dystrophy

  • Glaucoma

  • Spastic quadriplegia

  • Positive status for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)

  • Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS)

  • Hepatitis

  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)

  • Crohn’s disease

  • Ulcerative colitis

  • Sickle-cell anemia

  • Alzheimer’s disease

  • Agitation of dementia

  • Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

  • Autism

  • Pain refractory to appropriate opioid management

  • Diabetic/peripheral neuropathy

  • Spinal cord disease or severe injury

  • Cachexia or wasting syndrome

  • Chronic pain

  • Severe or intractable nausea

  • Seizures

  • Severe and persistent muscle spasms including, but not limited to, those characteristic of multiple sclerosis

More Information

Here is so more information about the Mississippi medical marijuana program.

  • Medical marijuana cards will be valid for 12 months, and after that patients will need to renew their recommendation

  • There is a $25 nonrefundable fee to be paid to the state when you register. Veterans and first responders register for free, and Medicare patients will pay only $15

  • With a medical marijuana card, you can legally purchase up to 21 grams per week and roughly 3 grams per months

Make the Switch!

If you would like to try your hand at getting approved for medical marijuana use, we can help!

Marijuana is an all natural medicine that has been used for centuries as an aid for painful symptoms in both animals and humans. Over 30 states now have legalized it for medicinal use! If you think cannabis could help you with your quality of life, there is a good chance you will qualify.

Schedule a medical marijuana evaluation online today with one of our compassionate, qualified physicians, and we’ll book an appointment for you just as soon as Mississippi’s medical marijuana market is up and running.

You’ll meet with your new doctor and learn what medical marijuana might do for you. Act soon to find out if you qualify for a Mississippi Marijuana Card.


Doctors Who Care.

Relief You Can Trust.

Helping you find health and wellness through safe and convenient access to medical marijuana is our primary goal at Mississippi Marijuana Card. We’re working hard to educate advocates and cynics alike about the unique benefits medical cannabis can offer, building an accessible informational library of all things Mississippi and medical marijuana in the process.

If you have any questions, we’re ready to answer them. Call us at (833) 781-6635, or simply reserve a medical marijuana evaluation!

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