In some states, medical marijuana, also known as medical cannabis, can now be used to treat a range of painful and persistent symptoms. At Iconic Medical Arts, we’re fully equipped to certify your qualifying conditions and help you get your medical cannabis card from the state.
Medical marijuana is a drug sourced from the hemp plant – Cannabis Sativa. ‘Marijuana’ refers to the dried flowers and leaves of the plant, used for a range of different purposes. While recreational use is illegal in most states, medical marijuana certifications are becoming more widespread.
Vast amounts of research have shown the benefits of consuming the drug to treat nausea, pain, muscle stiffness, and loss of appetite. It’s most frequently dispensed to those who have conditions such as cancer, multiple sclerosis, seizures, anxiety or PTSD, neurological diseases, and HIV/AIDS. While primarily used to ease the symptoms of serious illness, each patient will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
According to the Medical Marijuana Act, passed by the state of Pennsylvania in 2016, medical marijuana refers to cannabis obtained for certified use. It can be harnessed by Pennsylvanian residents with a severe medical condition and is limited to users in the following forms:
If you’re looking to achieve your medical cannabis card from the state, Iconic Medical Arts are here to help. Through an advanced consultation, we’ll support you through the process by assessing your conditions and certifying you for legal use.
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