How Do I Become a Medical Cannabis Patient in New Mexico?

To become a medical cannabis patient and shop at a medical cannabis dispensary in New Mexico, you must have a condition that qualifies you for medical cannabis treatment. The medical cannabis program in New Mexico requires a licensed physician to fill out a medical cannabis recommendation form on your behalf.

What are the Qualifying Conditions to Become a Medical Cannabis Patient in New Mexico?

Once you receive your medical cannabis card, remember that it expires in one year and must be renewed if you want to keep receiving cannabis from our medical cannabis dispensaries in Albuquerque or Santa Fe.

    • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
    • Cancer
    • Cervical Dystonia
    • Crohn’s Disease
    • Epilepsy
    • Glaucoma
    • Hepatitis C Infection (currently receiving antiviral treatment)
    • HIV/AIDS
    • Hospice Care
    • Huntington’s Disease
    • Inclusion Body Myositis
    • Inflammatory Autoimmune‐Mediated Arthritis
    • Intractable Nausea/Vomiting
    • Multiple Sclerosis
    • Painful Peripheral Neuropathy
    • Parkinson’s disease
    • Post‐Traumatic Stress Disorder
    • Severe Chronic Pain
    • Severe Anorexia/Cachexia
    • Spasmodic Torticollis (Cervical Dystonia)
    • Spinal Cord Damage with Intractable Spasticity
    • Ulcerative Colitis

If you believe you have a condition that qualifies you to become a medical cannabis cardholder in New Mexico, you need to have a licensed physician fill out a patient recommendation form. Questions about how to become a medical cannabis patient at Shift? Learn how to become a medical cannabis patient in New Mexico and register at our medical cannabis dispensary.