Ohio accepting proposals for ailments that could be treated with medical marijuana

COLUMBUS, – Medical marijuana is not yet for sale, but Ohio is accepting proposals to expand the list of 21 medical conditions that would allow people to legally possess and use it.

Thus far, the State Medical Board of Ohio has received seven proposals since opening submissions up Nov. 1, said AJ Groeber, executive director of the State Medical Board of Ohio, during a Thursday meeting with the Ohio Medical Marijuana Advisory Committee. They are:

  • Severe arthritis (two submissions)
  • Liver failure
  • “Lots of pain” 
  • Premenstrual dysphoric disorder
  • Fibromyalgia and neuropathy
  • Interstitial cystitis (inflammation of the bladder)

People can learn how to submit a proposed ailment

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