amherst Medical CannabisGreenhouse Natural Medicine is now offering appointments for Medical Cannabis Evaluation.

According to NH law, it is required to have a 3-month provider-patient relationship at minimum in order to recommend a medical card.

Qualifying conditions include:

  • Cancer
  • Glaucoma
  • HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus)
  • AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome)
  • ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis)
  • Hepatitis C
  • MS (Muscular Dystrophy)
  • Chronic Pancreatitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury or Disease
  • Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
  • Traumatic Brain injury
  • Epilepsy
  • Lupus
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Ulcerative Colitis

Or…

  • One or more injuries or condition (or treatment) causing
  • Elevated Intraocular Pressure
  • Cachexia
  • Chemotherapy-induced Anorexia
  • Wasting Syndrome
  • Agitation of Alzheimer’s Disease
  • Severe pain that has not responded to treatments such as Medication, Surgery or if other treatment options produced serious side effects such as constant severe nausea, moderate to severe vomiting, seizure. Or severe, persistent muscle spasms.

Or…

  • Moderate to severe chronic pain
  • Severe pain that has not responded to previously therapies such as medication, or surgery or if other treatment options produced serious side effects such as such as constant severe nausea, moderate to severe vomiting, seizure or severe persistent muscle spasm.
  • PTSD (Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder)

For more information about NH Therapeutic Cannabis program, please visit: https://www.dhhs.nh.gov/oos/tcp/

What to expect at your visit to our Amherst Office:

  • Full assessment of medical history and current medical condition (please provide any related laboratory testing, imaging, and consultations)
  • Physical examination
  • Support with state applications process

What you need to know:

  • Medical Marijuana card does not protect you against work related drug screening. Review your work policy before deciding to apply.
  • If you qualify for a medical cannabis card, you will need to have follow up visits every 6 months and re-apply to the program annually.
  • The application fee is $50.00, payable to the State of NH.
  • Although it is legal to have a Medical Marijuana card in the state of NH, it is still considered a crime by the federal government. Therefore, being is possession of marijuana is considered
  • illegal federally regardless of if you are a card holder. This could disqualify you from having a firearm license or other federal rights.