The 30-day maximum allowance is 2.5 ounces per patient, unless otherwise indicated by your physician. Your 30-day period is established the first day of purchase. Your doctor will decide on the appropriate monthly allowance.
Registered patients may purchase medical marijuana, by appointment, as often as needed during our regular business hours until their maximum monthly allowance has been reached.
Patients and caregivers registered with the state are the only individuals allowed inside the facility. If someone is providing you a ride to the facility, we ask that they wait outside the facility.
Your certifying physician initiates the registration of your caregiver. Each patient may only have 1 registered caregiver. Caregivers are allowed to enter the facility and purchase medical marijuana on your behalf. For more information, please visit the Primary Caregivers section of www.ct.gov/dcp/mmp.
A pharmacist will meet with you and/or your registered caregiver. Discussions will surround topics such as medication history, treatment goals, strain selection, administration methods, and patient concerns. This appointment typically lasts 20 to 30 minutes.
Yes. Patients may pre-order medications up to 24 hours ahead of their appointment.
All patients and registered caregivers should store medical marijuana in a secure location to prevent theft, loss or access by unauthorized persons.
Yes. Connecticut regulations prohibit ingesting marijuana in a bus, a school bus, or any moving vehicle; in the workplace; on any school grounds or any public or private school, dormitory, college or university property; in any public place; or in the presence of anyone under 18. Any use of palliative marijuana that endangers the health and well-being of another person, other than the patient or primary caregiver is also prohibited.
For information on replacing your medical marijuana certificate, visit the CT Medical Marijuana Program website
Any change in information registered with the state must be reported to the state no more than five (5) days after the change. Complete the Change of Records form available here
Before your registration expires, the registration system will allow you and your doctor to begin the renewal process. To begin the process, patients should schedule renewal visits with their registering physician.