To any doctors or patients who deal with medical marijuana in the state of New Mexico..?
Would the condition TMJ be a reason for a doctor to perscribe marijuana to a person of legal age?
for any who dont know the condition here is a link describing what it is:
- Dr.QutubLv 79 years agoFavorite Answer
In 1972, the US Congress placed marijuana in Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act because they considered it to have "no accepted medical use." Since then, 15 of 50 US states and DC have legalized the medical use of marijuana, and New Mexico is one of them.
A form must filled, before it can be prescribed.
Proponents of medical marijuana argue that it can be a safe and effective treatment for the symptoms of cancer, AIDS, multiple sclerosis, pain, glaucoma, epilepsy, and other conditions. They cite dozens of peer-reviewed studies, prominent medical organizations, major government reports, and the use of marijuana as medicine throughout world history.
So in TMJ it can be given to control pain.Source(s): I am a doctor.