Patient Faq

Do I have to live in Maine to become a medical marijuana patient in ME?

Yes you do. The state has a program for out of state medical marijuana card holders who will need to obtain an out-of-state medical marijuana recommendation.

How do I qualify for medical marijuana in Maine?

To qualify for medical marijuana in ME you must be at least 18 years of age, have two proofs of residency, and have one of the qualifying medical conditions.

What are the qualifying conditions?

Patients in Maine will be approved for any condition. The most common diagnosis fall into the general categories:

  • Chronic pain
  • Cancer
  • HIV
  • AIDS
  • Amyotrophic lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Spinal Cord Injury with Spasticity
  • Epilepsy
  • Inflammatory bowel Disease
  • Neuropathy
  • Huntington’s Disease
Does chronic pain now qualify me for medical cannabis?

Yes it does! Maine allows people with chronic pain to be approved for medical marijuana use.

What are valid proofs of residency are needed?
  • 1) A valid government issued ID Card that states your name a Maine address (Driver’s License or Maine ID)
  • 2) A copy of a current utility bill from the past two months that shows your current address
  • 3) A copy of a current government document (incoming mail) from the past two months that shows your current address
  • 4) A copy of a current lease or residential document showing that you live at your current address