Medical marijuana certification is possible for you in New Jersey if you have one of the eligible conditions below. Your medical marijuana card will need to be renewed every 12 months.
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Chronic pain related to musculoskeletal disorders
Chronic Pain of visceral origin
Intractable skeletal muscular spasticity*
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder*
*If the patient is resistant, or intolerant to, conventional therapy.
**If severe or chronic pain, severe nausea or vomiting, cachexia or wasting syndrome results from the condition or its treatment.
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bECOMING A CAREGIVER
A patient who is certified for medical marijuana may elect up to two caregivers. If the patient has a condition that has progressed to a level that is too severe that they can't physically go a dispensary themselves, they may have a caregiver. Caregivers my purchase marijuana from a dispensary without the patient present.
Caregivers are required to submit fingerprints for a criminal background check.