Why Should I Choose Medical Over Recreational Cannabis?

Thinking of trying cannabis to alleviate some of your symptoms?


There are enormous benefits in opting to become a patient instead of self-medicating with recreational cannabis.


Here are just some of the benefits patients can enjoy.

1. Save Money

  • Compassionate pricing programs are available
  • Some insurance health care spending accounts and private payer coverage
  • Claim as an eligible medical expense on your yearly income tax returns
  • Excise tax absorbed by some licensed producers for registered medical patient

2. Professional Advice & On-Going Support

  • Individualized treatment plans with progress monitored closely
  • Ongoing support available in between appointments

3. Product Availability, Safety & Quality

  • Many licensed producers have a “patients first” commitment
  • Variety of products may be reserved for medical users
  • Access to high-quality products intended for medicinal use
  • Laboratory tested and clearly labelled with THC and CBD content

4. On The Job

  • Most companies moving to ban cannabis use for non-medical purposes
  • Duty to accommodate employees who are authorized to use medical cannabis

Our health practitioners will assess whether medical cannabis is right for you while our medical cannabis educators will guide and support you. Choose to have a virtual or clinic appointment – whichever feels right for you. 

Get Assessed for Medical Cannabis

If you have any questions, please contact
us on hello@cannabisclinics.ca
or by calling 1-888-256-7043.