Going your first time to a medical marijuana dispensary can be a bit overwhelming. Dispensaries will have a large variety of different types and strains of marijuana, as well as different kinds of medical marijuana products. These products range from selection like edibles, tinctures, tonics, creams, etc.

Dispensaries will also show you the different methods of using medical marijuana. Once you have your medical marijuana recommendation from a state certified health care provider, you can visit a marijuana dispensary.

Dispensaries are safe and secure places to learn about and obtain high quality treatment. Upon arrival staff will ask that you show the recommendation from your doctor and or some form of identification to establish identity and state residency, such as identification card, driver’s license, or passport. Bring your medical marijuana card, and also bring a form of valid ID.

Bringing cash as payment is preferred, although some dispensaries will take other forms of payment or have an ATM machine available.

Staff at marijuana dispensaries are very knowledgeable and friendly. You will most likely be offered a menu that lists dispensary offerings and pricing. A staff member will help you get acquainted with the dispensary and answer questions you may have about what is offered on the menu. Sharing your particular needs for medical marijuana will help them to make recommendations regarding strains, dosages, and products best suited to deliver the desired effect and relief you are seeking.

For more information on how to obtain your medical marijuana card or the qualification please click here.