South Carolina Medical Marijuana Cards

How To Get Medical Marijuana Cards In South Carolina [2020 Update]

SC – A marijuana card, or MMJ card is a state issued ID card. As a resident of South Carolina, this 2019 guide will take you through the process on how to get a medical marijuana card. Currently there is not a path to legal medical cannabis in South Carolina. Legislation that gained momentum in 2017 known as the South Carolina Compassionate Care Act would have set rules for Medical Marijuana failed to make it to the House Floor before recess, however three separate bills failed to be considered by the House & Senate in 2017.

If you would like to help the medical marijuana movement in SC, please contact your Elected Representatives and let them know where you stand on the issue of Medical Marijuana.

******Please contact your Elected Represenatives and let them know where you stand on the issue of Medical Marijuana.******

South Carolina Marijuana Qualifying Conditions

South Carolina Medical Marijuana Qualifying Conditions

What are the Qualifying Debilitating Conditions Required to Receive Medical Marijuana in South Carolina?

  • To Be Determined

Below are examples of Qualified Conditions in other states that may qualify patients in SC when medical marijuana is approved. 

Q&A - Other Important Information About South Carolina Marijuana Cards

What are the South Carolina Medical Cannabis Card Costs?

  • Not Yet Established

How much does a Recommending Marijuana Doctor in South Carolina Cost?

  • There are not active MMJ doctors in SC. Average visits to recommending marijuana doctors in active states vary. Typically between 150-300 for an initial visit & 100-200 for follow up visits.

How often do I have to see my Doctor?

  • To Be Determined

How Long Is a South Carolina Marijuana Card Good?

  • To Be Determined, however in most states medical cards are valid for 1 year.

My South Carolina Medical Marijuana Card has Expired. How to get a Renewal?

  • To Be Determined

What do I need to do if I change my address or other information changes?

  • To Be Determined

Where can I find a South Carolina marijuana doctor near me?

There currently are no med marijuana doctors in S Carolina. When doctors do become active recommending CBD Oils and THC as treatment for medical conditions, our doctors maps or Carolina Dispensaries are great places to find marijuana doctors in SC.

What happens if I lose my card?

  • To be determined

The information on my card is wrong or outdated. How do I correct it?

  • To be determined

Can I alter or laminate my card?

  • To be determined

Does the state publish a list of certified marijuana doctors?

  • No

Get Started:

Get Certified for Medical Cannabis In South Carolina:

For potential SC medical marijuana patients we makes it easy to connect with a recommending MedCard doctor. You will also receive updates & news relative to marijuana in South Carolina. If you are interested simply fill out the patient registration form and a clinic representative will contact you as available. Legal Residents Only Please.

Patient Registration Form

South Carolina Medical Marijuana FAQ's

Frequently asked questions we receive regarding SC marijuana.

Once I have my South Carolina MMJ card, where can I buy marijuana?

Once the program gets moving, you will find them on Nationwide Dispensaries.

Once I have my SC MMJ card, can I grow my own marijuana?

To be determined.

How much legal weed can I have in SC with a card?

To be determined.

Can I Smoke Weed Once Qualified?

To be determined.

Can I take my medical cannabis to a different state?

Medical marijuana patients in all states may face federal and local charges of transporting marijuana if they cross state lines with the drug. This is true even if the states between which they are traveling allow medical marijuana. Should you need to travel with your marijuana it would be best to contact the state’s Bureau of health to understand the exact laws of the state you are traveling to in order to not risk breaking the law.

Who Can Use Marijuana in South Carolina?

Until the laws change, no one may consume cannabis in South Carolina.

CBD is for sale online in the forms of oils, topicals, flower and tinctures. CBD products for sale are also in head shops, pet stores and holistic shops around town. Is this CBD Oil legal in Alaska?

Hemp CBD oil which is derived from the hemp plant is legal throughout the United States.

Will CBD, Hemp, or cannabidiol oil get me high?

No

What is the difference between CBD & THC?

Psychoactive Vs. Non-Psychoactive. THC creates a euphoric effect due to the way it connects to the bodies endocannabinoid system. The endocannabinoid system has been recently recognized as an important modulatory system in the function of brain, endocrine, and immune tissues. Cannabidiol, or CBD reacts differently and is used with patients that require or prefer non euphoric care.

Is CBD for Pets really a thing?

Yes, CBD for Dogs, CBD for Cats, and CBD for pets in general is becoming a popular treatment for caring for pets that have arthritis, chronic pain and other ailments.

Where can I get CBD for pets?

You can find CBD for pets online, at some pet stores, and at holistic shops.

Are THC edibles allowed in South Carolina?

  • Marijuana edibles, or cannabis in any form is not legal in the state..

How Much Should I consume?

You should always consult with a licensed South Carolina medical marijuana doctor before using medical marijuana in any forms.

8 thoughts on “How To Get A Medical Card In South Carolina”

  1. i was a medical marijuana patient in maryland, they told me i would be grandfathered into the program in south carolina when i moved there. i purchased a home in chester sc and do not want to get in any legal trouble for having or smoking cannabis in my home. can anybody point me in the right direction to get help in getting legal in south carolina and telling me what the laws are now. thank you. stephen c.

    1. I have had PTSD, Anxiety & panic Attacks, right shoulder Rotary cuff problems terrible pain, not able to have surgery why I am not sure. Depression as well, which I have in writing that I was diagnosed with all of the above. I sure hope ya’ ll can help me when it’s available in Columbia SC. Thank You****

  2. I truly believe that medical marijuana should be available to people like myself that has so many medical issues CONSTANTLY in pain .

  3. Ive always smoked my whole life basically. Now im having my kids threaten to be taken if i dont stop. Its the only medication to ever help my emotions and physical status

  4. Carla Jo Baker

    MMJ in vape oil form is the only thing that can control both my seizures and the pain associated with my degenerative nerve disease. I truly hope it gets legalized very soon. It has not only saved my life, but given me back a quality of life.

  5. I’m 32 years old i have smoked weed when i was 14 year’s of age and found it to be very helpful to me with everything and helps me sleep better.

    Thank you doctors

  6. Why is this not legal in SC. And will it ever be .I never was a smoker of Cannabis but i dont like taking pain pills taking to many can kill but i never heard no one died smoking weed and i am 58 years old please let me no when ,and a Doctor Thank you.

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