Ohio medical board rejects several conditions that warrant medical marijuana, will discuss autism at a later date

Ohio medical board rejects several conditions that warrant medical marijuana

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - The Ohio State Medical Board met Wednesday morning in Columbus to vote on a list of conditions that could land you a medical marijuana card.

According to WBNS, the State Medical Board voted to 'table’ autism and anxiety as qualifying conditions for medical marijuana and will vote on the conditions at a later time.

The board rejected insomnia, depression and opioid use disorder as qualifying conditions.

Cancer, PTSD, Alzheimer’s disease, seizure disorders and chronic pain are currently among the 20 or so conditions that qualify.

Anxiety, depression, autism spectrum disorder under consideration for medical marijuana expansion in Ohio. https://bit.ly/2Kfnjpd Voting takes place in Columbus at 8 a.m.

Posted by Cleveland 19 News on Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Today, were looking to add five more in the meeting

  • Anxiety
  • Autism Spectrum Disorder
  • Depression
  • Insominia
  • Opioid Use Disorder

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