Florida Law

Medical Marijuana Doctor Issuing Recommendations for Patients Near Tampa, St. Petersburg and All of Florida



Visiting A Dispensary Without A Card In Florida

It’s easy to obtain cannabis in some states. You simply walk into a dispensary and prove your age with a government-issued ID. But this only applies where recreational marijuana is legal.

Recreational marijuana is not legal in Florida. If you have purchased recreational marijuana in other states, either while traveling or living somewhere it was available, this may be surprising. 

Some states have reciprocity laws that recognize medical marijuana cards and physician recommendations issued in other states. These laws are beneficial for traveling patients. If you currently use medical marijuana and are planning a trip to Florida, then you may be wondering if you will be able to purchase cannabis when you arrive. Let’s dig into the answer below.

The doctors at Access Marijuana RX in St. Petersburg want to help all Floridians living with a cancer diagnosis explore the option of medical marijuana. It certainly has helped many of our patients, but that doesn't mean it's necessarily right for you and we'll help you figure that out. Marijuana can help alleviate a lot of the side effects of cancer treatment, such as nausea, poor appetite and pain.