Medical Marijuana in Texas

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Are you looking to get your medical marijuana in Texas? The talented team of doctors here at CalmEffect are here to help guide you through every single step of the process.

Keep reading to learn the calm effect and how to get your card for Medical Marijuana in Texas.

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Medical cannabis can be used for many different symptoms and patients can often get a bit confused by the process. Let our talented staff help you.

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Want to get your medical cannabis prescription quickly and efficiently? Our 3 step process allows you to get in contact with a doctor near you fast.

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If you are in a medical marijuana state, and suffer from a condition that can be treated with cannabis, inquire with our Doctor's for a consultation today!

Medical Marijuana Qualifying Conditions

Texas - Qualifying Conditions:

Medical Marijuana Conditions for Texas are as follows (Updated February 6, 2020):

  • Intractable epilepsy
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Parkinson's Disease
  • ALS
  • Terminal Cancer
  • Autism
  • Many Seizure Disorders

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed into law House Bill 3703, a measure that increases the number of qualifying patient conditions for medical cannabis use, which likely could increase dispensary sales in the state’s limited MMJ program.

In Texas, medical marijuana products may only contain low levels of the psychoactive ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC.  These products cannot be smoked. In Texas, the state's only dispensary offer medical marijuana only in oil and inhaler forms.  The 0.5% cap on THC was not repealed. The low-THC cap is the single biggest barrier for patient relief in Texas’ medical marijuana program.

Connect with our MMJ Doctors in Texas

With a growing roster of Doctors who can prescribe cannabis all over Texas, CalmEffect is ready to help. Learn how you can get your medical card in Texas by filling out the form on this page.

Our 3-Step Doctor Process Works

By following these steps, if your doctor recommends medical marijuana as a solution for your condition and unique symptoms, you'll be eligible for a medical marijuana card with access to our growing roster of dispensaries across the entire state. Mail-order and walk ins are available.

If you are ready to start your journey with Medical Marijuana in Texas, we are here to help you.
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Stay Updated with CalmEffect, Texas!

7/3/20 - The Austin, Texas Police Department said in a memo that it will stop making arrests or issuing citations for low-level marijuana possession. The move follows the passage of a City Council resolution urging the end of such cannabis enforcement. 

6/11/20 - The Austin, Texas police chief said implementation of a new policy to end marijuana arrests has been delayed due to the coronavirus outbreak and "current national and local events surrounding the George Floyd incident."

6/1/20 - Texas regulators adopted hemp seed certification standards.

5/26/20 - Texas regulators are facing a likely lawsuit over a proposed ban on smokable hemp. 

5/25/20 - The Texas Law Library posted a FAQ about the legality of CBD oil. 

5/15/20 - The El Paso, Texas City Council approved a measure that encourages police to issue citations for low-level marijuana possession instead of arresting people and bringing them to jail. 

5/13/20 - The Austin, Texas Police Department is stopping development of marijuana testing technology in light of a decriminalization ordinance approved by the City Council.

5/11/20 - Texas regulators proposed rules on consumable hemp products.

4/30/20 - A Texas representative said he has a plan to legalize marijuana in 2021.

4/15/20 - Texas misdemeanor marijuana possession prosecutions dropped 14% in 2019.

4/1/20 - Texans for Responsible Marijuana Policy is calling on Gov. Greg Abbott (R) to enact a moratorium on cannabis possession arrests and bring lawmakers into a special session to pass legalization legislation amid the coronavirus outbreak. 

3/31/20 -The Austin, Texas City Council voted to create a coronavirus-related loan program for small businesses, but stipulated that those involved with cannabis are not eligible. 

3/9/20 - Texas regulators finalized hemp rules.

2/27/20 - The Texas Department of Public Safety said in a memo that state crime labs will not run marijuana tests in simple possession cases. That means many local agencies will either have to forego pursuing cannabis prosecutions or pay for private testing. 

1/24/20 - The Austin, Texas City Council unanimously approved an ordinance to effectively end low-level marijuana arrests.

1/13/20 - The Austin, Texas City Council is set to vote this month on a plan to “virtually end arrests and fines” for marijuana possession. 

About Medical Marijuana in Texas

Texas is one of the largest states in the US and is home to a number of historical and scenic locations, such as The Alamo, the San Antonio River Walk, Big Bend National Park, and Palo Duro Canyon State Park, to name a few. If you’re a sports fan, you’ll love Texas, as it is home to legendary professional teams, including the Dallas Cowboys, the San Antonio Spurs, the Dallas Mavericks, and the Texas Rangers. Texas also has a rich history of music, which is heavily influenced by the country and hip-hop music genres, with Willie Nelson, Buddy Holly, and Beyoncé to name a few. The food in Texas ain't too bad either, especially if you’re a fan of barbecue, chili, anything fried, and of course, Tex-Mex.

How do I get a medical marijuana prescription in Texas?

Currently, the only way of acquiring medical marijuana in Texas is through the Compassionate Use Act, which the state passed in 2015. This act states that you must be a permanent resident of Texas, and must suffer from the condition of “intractable epilepsy”. In order to be prescribed, a certified medical cannabis physician must determine that marijuana/THC is a sensible form of treatment. Next, a second physician, certified in medical marijuana, must accede with the initial physician’s evaluation. There are currently just over 30 doctors in the state of Texas that are listed on the registry that are able to prescribe medical marijuana. However, change in Texas regarding medical cannabis laws is likely on the way. House Bill 1365, a bill that would significantly expand the legalization of medical marijuana use, has recently passed a committee vote and is expected to pass in the House.

How do I get my medical cannabis card in Texas?

After you have received a recommendation for medical marijuana from a certified physician, your next step would be to register with the state’s online medical cannabis database and complete/submit your online application to receive your medical marijuana card. The state will process your application and notify you of your approval; your card will come via mail. Patients are required to provide a valid Texas driver’s license or official state-issued identification card in order to prove identity and state residency. You will receive an email after your account has been approved; it could take up to 30 days to be approved by the state.

Where can I purchase medical marijuana in Texas?

There are a total of 3 medical marijuana dispensaries in Texas. These include Fluent, Compassionate Cultivation, and Surterra Texas.

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Our informed advisors can connect you with a Medical Marijuana in Texas Doctor and the medical marijuana dispensary closest to you.

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Texas Medical Marijuana Doctors: Our Service Areas

Our roster of Medical Cannabis Doctors are ready to serve you in these areas and more. Once connecting with a Doctor through Calm Effect, you will have access to our roster of medical marijuana dispensary locations:

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To inquire about getting your medicinal cannabis prescription, FIND A DOCTOR and schedule an exam today with a local doctor.  Or you can CONTACT US with any of your questions.

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We are dedicated to helping you find your way to a better life with natural alternative medicine.  We are confident you will be happy you took the first step to the possibility of a symptom-free life.  Now is your time.

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