In order to qualify as a medical marijuana patient in the State of Arkansas - patients must be certified to suffer from one of the following conditions:
Positive status for human immunodeficiency virus/ acquired immune deficiency syndrome
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Post-traumatic stress disorder
Cachexia or wasting syndrome
Intractable pain which is pain that has not responded to ordinary medications, treatment or surgical measures for more than six (6) months
Seizures including without limitation those characteristic of epilepsy
Severe and persistent muscle spasms including without limitation those characteristic of multiple sclerosis
and any other medical condition or its treatment approved by the Department of Health
Your condition not listed? Submit it to the Arkansas Health Department.
Patients suffering from medical conditions may petition the department for consideration of an illness. It takes 120 days for the petition to be approved or denied. Click here to learn how.