Getting Medicinal Cannabis in Puerto Rico Just Got Easier
You can now request your medicinal cannabis license in Puerto Rico online. Doing so will save you valuable time and let you access cannabis much faster!
How can you get a medicinal cannabis license in Puerto Rico online?
Start by visiting this website.
You will then have the option to request a new license, renew an old one, or obtain a copy of your current license. Here’s what you’ll need to get your license:
- A medical recommendation. You still need to visit an authorized doctor for a medicinal cannabis recommendation. Your doctor can send it electronically.
- An online account. You’ll have to register for an account on the above website. It only takes a few minutes to enter your personal information.
- A request. You’ll then choose which kind of license you are looking for. After that, you’ll locate your doctor’s recommendation.
Medical Conditions that Allow For Medicinal Cannabis License in Puerto Rico
So how can you qualify for a medicinal cannabis license in PR?
You may be able to get a license if you have any of the following conditions.
- Alzheimer’s Disease
- Eating Disorders
- Hepatitis C
- Trouble Sleeping
- Spinal Cord Injury
- Anxiety Disorders
- Parkinson’s Disease
- Mental Health Problems
- Cancer-Related Issues
- HIV-Related Issues
- ALS & MS
It’s important to note that the above list contains only some conditions. So you should always speak to your doctor to see if you have a condition that may qualify you.
So you think you qualify for a medicinal cannabis license. But why would you want to use medicinal cannabis anyway?
Here are some reasons PR residents use medical marijuana to treat their conditions.
Studies show that cannabinoids treat a variety of ailments, including but not limited to:
- Reduces pain and inflammation
- Lessens nausea
- Relieves pain
- Prevents seizures
- Fights insomnia
- Relaxes muscles
- Decreases PMS symptoms
This list only includes some of the benefits. To learn more about the ways that medicinal cannabis can support your health, take a look at this article.