Updated on September 12, 2019.
Medical content reviewed by Dr. Joseph Rosado, MD, M.B.A, Chief Medical Officer
Texas Low-THC Cannabis Qualifications
What Ailments Qualify For Low-THC Cannabis in Texas
Patients in Texas must be diagnosed with one or more of the following conditions by a certified physician:
- Seizure Disorder
- Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
- Terminal Cancer
- Incurable Neurodegenerative Disease
Low-THC Cannabis Program: Information
- Patient must be at least 18 and a permanent resident of the state of Texas. If a patient is under 18 years of age, the patient may require a legal guardian.
- A patient is diagnosed with a Qualifying Condition as outlined by the Texas Department of Safety
- Patient must be evaluated by a qualified physician to determine if the patient would benefit from low-THC cannabis and that the benefits outweigh the risks.
- If the patient is approved, the patient must be registered to the Compassionate Use Registry of Texas (CURT) by the physician who recommends Low-THC.
- Patients do not need a written certification since physician will enter the prescription into CURT for the Dispensary to validate.