ILLINOIS MARIJUANA QUALIFYING CONDITIONS 
Below is the list of medical conditions that qualify patients for medical marijuana under Illinois state law. A physician must provide a written certification specifying their qualifying debilitating condition, unless they are a veteran receiving health services at a VA facility.
Illinois Veterans must submit one year of medical records from the VA facility where they receive services. The Opioid Alternative Pilot Program allows patients to use medical cannabis to treat their condition instead of an opioid.
- Patients with valid opioid prescriptions
- Agitation of Alzheimer’s disease
- Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
- Arnold-Chiari malformation
- Cachexia/wasting syndrome
- Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy
- Crohn’s disease
- CRPS (complex regional pain syndrome Type II)
- Fibrous Dysplasia
- Hepatitis C
- Interstitial cystitis
- Intractable Pain
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Muscular Dystrophy
- Myasthenia Gravis
- Nail-patella syndrome
- Parkinson’s disease
- Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
- Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
- Residual limb pain
- Rheumatoid arthritis
- Seizures (including those characteristic of Epilepsy)
- Severe fibromyalgia
- Sjogren’s syndrome
- Spinal cord disease (including but not limited to arachnoiditis)
- Spinal cord injury is damage to the nervous tissue of the spinal cord with objective neurological indication of intractable spasticity
- Spinocerebellar ataxia
- Tarlov cysts
- Tourette syndrome
- Traumatic brain injury
Get Started Now!
Illinois Marijuana Cards are available now via telemedicine to help patients get certified! Now, potential patients can connect with an Illinois marijuana card doctor for without having to visit the clinic in person or travel.Medical marijuana recommendations using telemedicine can be done online from your smart phone, tablet, or desktop computer at home.To visit with an telemedicine marijuana doctor online, simply fill out the form below. Then create a login, and you’re on your way to a marijuana doctors appointment from your living room. You will also receive an email with additional details. It does not get better, easier, and more germ free than that. Your Illinois medical card will be issued after the doctors approval. See if you qualify today!
PLEASE READ PRIOR TO COMPLETING PATIENT REGISTRATION FORM:
The costs to obtain a Illinois Medical Marijuana Card include the doctor visits and the state charges. Some doctors take most PPO commercial insurance (Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare, Cigna, Aetna, and Medicare) – so whatever the co-pay is for a primary doctor visit. This can reduce out of pocket expense some.
The average self pay doctor visit is around $150 and two trips are typically required to establish a patient relationship. The state charges $100, $200, or $250 for 1, 2, or 3 year applications. Every patient must pay this. Fingerprint card also requires. $65. Please understand the costs associated and be sure they are acceptable prior to completing this form. Thank you.