List of Debilitating Medical Conditions for Maine Medical Marijuana Patients to qualify for a Maine Marijuana Patient ID:
(From the Legislature Statute regarding Maine Medical Marijuana policy)
- 3.1 List of debilitating medical conditions. Patients with at least one of the following debilitating medical conditions may submit an application for a registry identification card for the medical use of marijuana:
- 3.1.1 Disease or medical condition or its treatment.
- 220.127.116.11 Cancer;
- 18.104.22.168 Glaucoma;
- 22.214.171.124 Positive status for human immunodeficiency virus (HIV);
- 126.96.36.199 Acquired immune deficiency syndrome;
- 188.8.131.52 Hepatitis C;
- 184.108.40.206 Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis;
- 220.127.116.11 Crohn’s disease;
- 18.104.22.168 Agitation of Alzheimer’s disease; or
- 22.214.171.124 Nail-patella syndrome.
- 3.1.2 Intractable pain. A chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces intractable pain. For the purposes of these rules, intractable pain means pain that has not responded to ordinary medical or surgical measures for more than 6 months.
- 3.1.3 Symptoms. A chronic or debilitating disease or medical condition or its treatment that produces one or more of the following symptoms:
- 126.96.36.199 Cachexia or wasting syndrome;
- 188.8.131.52 Severe nausea;
- 184.108.40.206 Seizures including but not limited to those characteristic of epilepsy; or
- 220.127.116.11 Severe and persistent muscle spasms including but not limited to those characteristic of multiple sclerosis; or
- 3.1.4 Other. Any other medical condition or its treatment that is approved by the commissioner, pursuant to Section 3.2 of these rules.