State: Missouri

Qualifying Conditions

  • Alzheimer's disease (agitation related to)
  • Any terminal illness
  • Autism
  • Cancer
  • Crohn's disease
  • Chronic pain/neuropathy
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • Hepatitis C
  • HIV/AIDS or cachexia or wasting syndrome
  • Huntington's disease
  • IBS
  • Intractable migraines
  • Lou Gehrig's disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Opioid substitution
  • Parkinson's disease
  • PTSD or other "debilitating psychiatric disorders"
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Sickle cell anemia
  • Seizures
  • Any "other chronic, debilitating or other medical condition" that may be alleviated by marijuana "in the professional judgement of a physician"

Patient Possession Limits

Up to four ounces may be purchased per 30 days. The Department of Health may set limits on the amount of marijuana possessed, "provided that the limit is not less than a 60 days supply."

Home Cultivation

Yes, up to six flowering plants. Qualifying patients must obtain an identification car from the Department of Health. Cultivation must take place in a "closed, locked facility."

Caregiver Information

Patients are unable to designate a caregiver at this time.

This state has passed a medical CBD law allowing for the use of cannabis extracts that are high in CBD and low in THC for any "medical condition" for which a physician recommends it.

Qualifying Conditions

Intractable epilepsy

Patient Possession Limits

Twenty ounces of cannabis extracts containing five percent or more of CBD and no more than three-tenths of one percent of THC

Home Cultivation

Not allowed at this time.

Caregiver Information

Patients are unable to designate a caregiver at this time.

Reciprocity

Not allowed at this time.

House Bill 2238 permits the Department of Agriculture to grow industrial hemp for research purposes. This bill allows for the use of “hemp extract” to treat individuals with epilepsy after receiving the recommendation of a neurologist. Additionally, House Bill 2054 states that industrial hemp is not considered a controlled substance and that it is legal for anyone who has not been convicted of a drug-related offense to cultivate hemp.

Source: http://norml.org/states/mo

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