What will the PA Department of Health consider as a "serious medical condition" for which medical marijuana may be prescribed?
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
- Crohn's disease
- Damage to the nervous tissue of the spinal cord with objective neurological indication of intractable spasticity
- HIV / AIDS
- Huntington's Disease
- Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome
- Intractable Seizures
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Post-traumatic Stress Disorder
- Severe chronic or intractable pain of neuropathic origin or severe chronic or intractable pain in which conventional therapeutic intervention and opiate therapy is contraindicated or ineffective
- Sickle Cell Anemia
Source: What You Need to Know about Medical Marijuana in Pennsylvania, April 15, 2016
Medical Marijuana in the United States
Legality of cannabis by U.S. jurisdiction, from Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Cannabis laws in the United States1
1 Includes laws which have not yet gone into effect.
2 Mississippi has only legal non-psychoactive medical cannabis.