qualifying conditions for medical cannabis

Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient Program

Current list of accepted debilitating medical conditions

The conditions that qualify for the Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient Program, as defined in the original Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Program Act or were added later via additional state legislation are below. 

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Opioid Alternative Pilot Program

If you happen to have a non-qualifying condition that requires a prescription for opioids, becoming a patient under the Illinois Opioid Alternative Pilot Program may be an option.

Adult Use Cannabis

After January 1st, 2020, adults 21 years of age and older have a choice to purchase cannabis from Illinois dispensaries.