Can new qualifying conditions be added?
The State Board of Ohio will set timelines for petitions to be filed electronically through the State's website. New qualifying condition petitions need to include:
The name and contact information
Specific disease or condition requested to be added
Information from experts who specialize in the study of the disease or condition
Relevant medical or scientific evidence
Consideration of whether conventional medical therapies are insufficient to treat or alleviate the disease or condition
Evidence supporting the use of medical marijuana to treat or alleviate the disease or condition and other types of medical or scientific documentation
Letters of support provided by physicians
See the current list of approved medical marijuana conditions here.