Just as patients with prescriptions go to pharmacies, patients with recommendations go to dispensaries. These locations provide a different experience than pharmacies. But, they have the same professionalism and security. Every dispensary sells legal cannabis medicine to qualifying patients.
Depending on where you live, dispensaries can also act as:
As of 2018, dispensaries in Louisiana have similar functions to a standard pharmacy, but they sell medical marijuana instead of pharmaceuticals. In fact, many state agencies refer to these places as “marijuana pharmacies,” although they technically count as dispensaries.
Medical marijuana follows different laws and procedures than traditional medicine, confusing many patients. While we consider many traditional healthcare laws common knowledge, most people can’t say the same about medicinal cannabis. Fortunately, MarijuanaDoctors.com can help. We help you through every aspect of the medical cannabis experience, including:
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Dispensary owners and staff have plenty to take advantage of when they list their dispensary with us, including:
Many states with legal marijuana medicine need patients to get a medical cannabis card before buying from a dispensary. Louisiana only requires a recommendation as proof that you have approval from a certified doctor. To get a Louisiana recommendation, you must:
As of August 2018, a total of nine dispensaries have licenses from the Louisiana Board of Pharmacy. The Board may issue the tenth one in the future based on need. These dispensaries have locations distributed by region, so you can find one in your part of the state. Search the listings above to find an establishment near you.