Cannabis is one of the most pharmacologically active plants on the planet with over 400 different active chemicals. It has a history of medicinal use dating back thousands of years across many cultures. Medical marijuana is often used for the following palliative effects:

Reduce Nausea & VomitingReduce Nausea & Vomiting
Treat Pain & Muscle SpasticityTreat Pain & Muscle Spasticity
Reduce InflammationReduce Inflammation
Act as an AnalgesicAct as an Analgesic

What is a Serious Condition?

A serious condition is defined as: "having one of the following severe debilitating or life-threatening conditions:

  • Cancer
  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Damage to the nervous tissue of the spinal cord with objective neurological indication or intractable spasticity
  • Epilepsy
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBS)
  • Neuropathies
  • Huntington's disease
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder *NEW*

Complicating Conditions



Select a condition from the list below to see how medicinal marijuana can help relieve symptoms:

NOTE: Eligible conditions are state-specific. This list of conditions applies only to patents in New York.
If you're a patient in Illinois instead, go to the list of Eligible Conditions in Illinois