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FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, there is a caregiver program in New Orleans. A carer must be at least 21 years old. Both the patient’s application form and the caregiver’s application form must be completed by the carer. Underage patients can still be approved for a medicinal marijuana card but will need a caregiver. A pediatrician and a caretaker must both approve the certification of a minor patient with autism who is under the age of 18. In order to use medicinal cannabis legally and to treat a qualified health condition, minors should leave the school campus.

Patients in New Orleans are able to lawfully purchase cannabis for medicinal purposes with a medical card. Patients using cards can also make significant financial savings on their purchases.

Yes, it is. You can use this site to acquire a medical marijuana consultation because it is acceptable in New Orleans.

The qualifying medical conditions are AIDS/HIV, Cancer, Alzheimer’s Disease, Autism, Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, Cachexia or Wasting Syndrome, Crohn’s Disease, Epilepsy, Chronic Pain, Muscle Pain, All Types of Pain, Glaucoma, Lewy Body, Dementia, Muscular Dystrophy and Myotonic Disorders, Muscle Spasms, Multiple Sclerosis, Huntington’s Disease, Nail-Patella Syndrome, Palliative Care, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, Parkinson’s Disease, Seizures and Seizure Disorders, Spinal Cord Injuries and Spinal Cord Diseases, Traumatic Brain Injury, and Stroke.

Patients in New Orleans cannot legally cultivate their own cannabis, but they are allowed to purchase medical cannabis from authorized dispensaries with a medical card.