How to Get an Ohio Medical Marijuana Card

The Ohio Medical Marijuana Control Program will offer medical marijuana patient cards to eligible applicants through the State of Ohio Board of Pharmacy registration. Applications are currently not being accepted, they will become available by September 2018.

Who Can Qualify?

To be eligible for an Ohio Medical Marijuana card you must be a resident of Ohio and 18 years of age or older, or have a parent/guardian provide consent. You must also be diagnosed with one of the following conditions:

  • AIDS
  • ALS
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Cancer
  • Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy
  • Crohn’s disease
  • Epilepsy or another seizure disorder
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • Inflammatory bowel disease
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Intractable pain
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • HIV positive
  • PTSD
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Spinal cord disease or injury
  • Tourette’s syndrome
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Ulcerative colitis.

How Much Does it Cost?

Application fees have not been finalized.

How Do I Apply?

These will be the steps to apply for an Ohio Medical Marijuana Card:

  1. Visit with your physician (they must be registered with the Medical Marijuana Control Program) and have them submit a patient registration submission. You must provide your physician with proof of Ohio residency (driver’s license, state ID or U.S. passport)
  2. Gather required documents and fill out the patient registration submission
  3. Pay the application fee


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