What are the qualifying medical conditions or ailments for a medical marijuana card or medical marijuana doctor’s recommendation in San Diego?
Below is a list of qualifications:
Acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS), HIV infection
Persistent muscle spasms, multiple sclerosis
Seizures and Epilepsy
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
Loss of Appetite
Hepatitis C (in conjunction with anti-viral treatment)
Chronic low back pain
Asthma (treated via vaporizer only, smoking is not recommended)
Speak a doctor about other acceptable medical conditions that are not listed.
Doctor Irina Gindentuller is a well-known Doctor in San Diego, who provides medical marijuana evaluations and issues medical marijuana recommendations. Getting your doctors recommendation for cannabis should be your very first step. For more information, visit San Diego Evaluations.
Please note: there is a difference between a “Doctor’s / Physician’s Medical Marijuana Recommendation” and the optional “Medical Marijuana Identification Card” (MMIC) that is issued by the city of San Diego. There is also the California state medical marijuana program which issues another state card. Both the city and state cards are optional programs.
In San Diego, with your medical marijuana Physicians Recommendation, in accordance with Prop 215 and the CA Supreme Court ruling (People vs. Kelly), you may legally cultivate or possess as much cannabis as you need for your own personal medical use, and no more.