Am I Eligible?

For many serious illnesses, medical marijuana is considered a safer and generally less debilitating alternative to most related pharmaceuticals. You may be eligible to use medical marijuana if you suffer from any of the following symptoms or conditions:

  • AIDS, HIV Infection
  • Cancer
  • Sever Chronic Pain
  • Severe Nausea
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Muscle Spasms
  • Cachexia
  • Arthritis
  • Epilepsy
  • Glaucoma
  • Tourette’s syndrome
  • Depression
  • Sleep Disorders

See official Health Canada regulations below

If you believe you are eligible to use medical marijuana, you can apply with Health Canada to join the ACMPR program. The application process involves several forms for you and your doctor to fill out.

We can guide you through the application process and provide answers to any questions you may have.

If you feel you are eligible and would like more detailed background information on medical marijuana to present to your doctor or health care provider, you can refer them to the Medical Info section of this site or the Information for Health Care Professionals on the Health Canada website.

Official Health Canada Regulations

Van Isle Medical Marijuana

Medical Benefits of Marijuana

  • Relieves chronic pain from a variety of causes and reduces the need for addictive narcotic pain killers.
  • Increases appetite, relieves nausea and vomiting, reduces pain and helps patients sleep while undergoing chemotherapy.
  • Improves appetite, may reduce pain and helps HIV patients sleep.
  • May reduce brain and lung tumors and slow the growth of cancer, may stop breast cancer from spreading throughout the body.

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