FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

We are here to help if you have any question that is not covered here in our general FAQ, please feel free to get in touch.

FAQ

We are here to help if you have any question that is not covered here in our general FAQ, please feel free to get in touch.

THC is short for Tetrahydrocannabidiol, a compound found in the Cannabis plant that is responsible for the psychoactive effects of Cannabis. Recreational Cannabis levels of THC can be up to 15% THC, whereas medical Cannabis THC levels can vary between <1% up to 35%~ depending on the needs of the patient

Medical Cannabis has been shown to help effectively modulate symptoms of sleeplessness, excessive daytime fatigue, loss of appetite, anxiety, depression and neuropathic and inflammatory pain. Further research is being conducted on a variety of other symptoms and Health Canada places no restrictions on the conditions for which a patient can seek, or for which a Health Care Practitioner can prescribe Medical Cannabis.

Certainly. Medical Cannabis has helped many survivors of motor vehicle accidents cope with their pain. You may also qualify for coverage based on your insurance claim.

The evidence for dependence on Cannabis has been repeatedly shown to be weak. However as with any narcotic substance, you should contact your doctor straight away if you feel like you are developing any soft of dependence.

Greenzone Therapy’s compassionate physicians and dedicated patient educators will assist you in developing and following up with a treatment regime.

Yes, Medical Cannabis can be claimed as a medical expense while doing your taxes every year.

It may, Insurance companies are slowly beginning to cover medical cannabis as a part of their policies. We can assist you in checking to see if you qualify.

Yes. A number of licensed producers have WSIB coverage

Once you have been authorised, you may choose two licensed producers of your choice. You can change licensed producers at any time. If you are unsure of which licensed producers to choose, our patient educators would love to assist you in making a decision. Once you have registered with licensed producer, you will be ready to order your medical cannabis based on the daily and monthly allowance as outlined on your prescription.

Yes. In Canada, Medical Cannabis must be, by law, be delivered directly to the patient or the Clinic for the patient to pick up