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How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card in Illinois

As one of the earlier adopters of medical cannabis, Illinois has had a pilot program since 2013. In 2019, the program became permanent, new qualifying conditions were added, and a 24-hour turnaround time for provisional access was implemented.

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Qualifying Conditions in Illinois

Illinois-based physicians can prescribe medical cannabis as a treatment option for more than 50 debilitating conditions.

  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
  • Anorexia nervosa
  • Arnold-Chiari malformation
  • Autism
  • Cachexia/wasting syndrome
  • Cancer
  • Causalgia
  • Crohn’s disease
  • CRPS
  • Dystonia
  • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
  • Fibrous Dysplasia
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Hydromyelia
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Lupus
  • Migraines
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Myasthenia Gravis
  • Myoclonus
  • Nail-patella syndrome
  • Neuro-Bechet’s
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Polycystic kidney disease(PKD)
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Concussion Syndrome
  • PTSD
  • Reflex sympathetic dystrophy
  • Residual limb pain
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Seizures
  • Severe fibromyalgia
  • Sjogren’s syndrome
  • Spinal cord disease
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia
  • Superior canal dehiscence syndrome
  • Syringomyelia
  • Tarlov cysts
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Traumatic brain injury

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long will my card remain valid?

Patients and caregivers in Illinois can apply for a 1-year, 2-year, or 3-year registry card.

It’s important to note that each card comes with a different fee. For an up-to-date pricing breakdown of each option, visit the Illinois Cannabis Information website..

How much do medical marijuana products cost?

The amount you spend on medical cannabis will depend on the severity of your condition and your preferred form of medicine. As such, we can’t estimate how much your treatment will cost.

For current pricing, we suggest visiting your local dispensary’s website or contacting them directly. You can find a complete list of licensed dispensaries here.

What forms of medical marijuana are authorized?

All forms of medical cannabis are authorized in Illinois, including:

  • Flower
  • Edibles
  • Lozenges
  • Capsules
  • Tinctures
  • Oils
  • Sprays
  • Creams
  • Gels
  • Patches
  • Suppositories
  • Inhalation products
Can minors use medical marijuana?

es. If a healthcare professional deems that an individual under 18 may benefit from treatment with medical cannabis, they may prescribe it as medication. A healthcare professional certification and a reviewing healthcare professional certification are required.

All qualifying minors must have one or more designated caregivers, and at least one caregiver must be a biological parent or legal guardian. Designated caregivers of registered minors may only purchase medical cannabis-infused products from registered dispensing organizations; other medical cannabis products are prohibited.

You can find the caregiver application instructions here.

Can I grow medical marijuana for personal consumption?

Yes. Registered medical marijuana patients and caregivers in Illinois can cultivate up to five marijuana plants at home. For more information on home growing, visit

How much medical marijuana can a patient or caregiver possess at one time?

Under Illinois’s Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act, individuals with valid medical marijuana cards may possess up to 2.5 ounces of usable marijuana over 14 days. If you require more than 2.5 ounces of marijuana in a 14-day period, a certified healthcare professional can provide you with a written statement that clarifies your needs.

To explore your rights as a patient, consult Illinois’s Marijuana Possession Laws.

How long will it take to get my approval from the MCPP?

Once you submit your application, the Illinois Medical Cannabis Patient Program (MCPP) will review it within 30 days. After your submission is approved, your registry card will be issued within 15 days.

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