Qualifying Conditions

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:

The conditions that qualify for the Illinois Compassionate Use Act of Medicinal Cannabis Pilot Program are:

Illinois residents may petition the Illinois Department of Public Health  to add debilitating medical conditions or diseases to the list above. If you have a debilitating condition that is not approved by the Department of Public Health and feel that you would benefit from the use of medical cannabis, click here!