Rx card event

Rx card event



A Medicinal Purpose, an Arkansas company established this year to provide physician evaluations for patients seeking a medical marijuana card that entitles them to legally buy and use cannabis to treat health conditions, will hold an evaluation event from 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 23 at the Holiday Inn, 10920 Financial Center Parkway.

Patients seeking evaluation must be 18 years old, able to prove their Arkansas residency with a state-issued I.D. or driver’s license and must bring copies of medical records proving they have been diagnosed by a physician with one of the qualifying conditions or symptoms included in the Arkansas medical cannabis law, including cancer, glaucoma, HIV/AIDS, hepatitis C, Alzheimer’s disease, ALS, Crohn’s disease, Tourette’s syndrome, ulcerative colitis, post-traumatic stress syndrome, debilitating arthritis, wasting syndrome, peripheral neuropathy, intractable pain that has persisted for more than six months despite medical treatment, or seizures or conditions causing severe muscle spasms and/or severe nausea.


Originally published on ArkTimes.com.