Even after the legalization of medical marijuana in 2016, everyone is not allowed to purchase medical marijuana. The medical marijuana card is vital for Sarasota residents who are considering medical marijuana for the treatment of their ailment. Unlike many pharmaceutical drugs, cannabis doesn't have any long-term or deadly effects. Marijuana is the best natural drug for many fatal conditions. One should get medical marijuana card Sarasota to legally use medical marijuana and ensure they are not involved in any drug trafficking.

Getting a medical marijuana card Sarasota might be tiresome for some but MyfloridaGreen has simplified the marijuana card process for its patients. Just have a look below.

Requirements for applying for medical marijuana card Sarasota:

If you want to get medical marijuana card Sarasota you should fulfill the following requirements.

· Be at least 18 years old

· Be permanent (prove your residency by providing copy of driving license or state identification card) or part-time resident of Sarasota (‘anyone who temporarily lives in Sarasota for at least 31 consecutive days in year, maintains a temporary residence in Sarasota, returns to the state or jurisdiction of his or her residence at least one time during each year, and is registered to vote or pays income tax.

· Have state-approved medical qualifying conditions.

Qualifying medical conditions:

If you have any of the following listed conditions you may qualify for medical marijuana card Sarasota

· Anxiety

· Arthritis

· Anorexia

· Epilepsy

· Back pain

· Cancer

· Chron's disease

· Parkinson disease


· Sickle cell anemia

· Muscle spasm


· chronic pain

· Multiple sclerosis

· Any terminal condition

And a lot more

However, if your condition is not listed in state-qualifying condition, you may still qualify for "debilitating mental and physical conditions of like, kind or class" to be determined by your doctor.

How to get the card:

Follow the below steps to get access to medical marijuana card Sarasota.

· Collect all your relevant medical records and previous reports from the physician. Once you have gathered the entire records book an appointment with a certified Marijuana doctor.

· Visit the doctor on the scheduled date and take all your medical documents along. The doctor will assess your ailment and will write your recommendation. The doctor will also open your account in the state directory and will register you by entering your details.

· After that you can submit your application by submitting fee and providing all documents like proof of residency etc. Once your application is approved your card will arrive within a few weeks. Meanwhile, you will be provided with a temporary ID via email.

Marijuana types:

Cannabis produces different effects. Generally, marijuana is divided into three categories:


Sativa produces stimulating feelings and primarily affects thoughts and feelings. Some of the therapeutic effects of Sativa are as follows:

· Energizing

· Reduces depression

· Increases focus

· Increase in appetite

Side effects:

· Increased anxiety and paranoia feelings.

Note: Sativa is preferred for day time use.


Indica Stains are best for night time. It affects the body like producing sedated feelings

Therapeutic effects:

· Relaxes and reduces stress
· Reduces muscle spasm
· Helps in sleeping
· Reduces pain, nausea
· Stimulates appetite

Side effects:

Fuzzy thinking

Strains that dominate over either. It can be either indicia or Sativa. For example, a dominant Sativa cross may be helpful in stimulating one's appetite and relaxing the muscles.



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Strains that dominate over either. It can be either indicia or Sativa. For example, a dominant Sativa cross may be helpful in stimulating one's appetite and relaxing the muscles.