Frequently Asked Questions
Maryland has a safe and straightforward process to become a registered medical cannabis patient. Curio Wellness offers a snapshot of how to get started, but please refer to the Maryland Medical Cannabis Commission’s website for complete details.
After receiving MMCC approval, you are ready to visit a provider registered with MMCC to obtain a valid certification. Once fully registered and in possession of a valid certification, you will be able to print your temporary MMCC patient ID card, this will be required to purchase medical cannabis from a licensed Maryland dispensary.
Our products are available throughout Maryland in more than 90 dispensaries statewide. To find a dispensary near you, being your search here.
Maryland law allows physicians to recommend cannabis for any condition that is severe, for which other medical treatments have been ineffective, and if the symptoms “reasonably can be expected to be relieved” by the medical use of cannabis. Read about Maryland Approved Conditions.
Licensed medical professionals are eligible to become a registered medical cannabis provider. The first step is to register with the state’s program. For an overview of the registration process, Medicare and Medicaid, as well as state regulations, visit our For Physicians page. Once registered, you will be able to recommend medical cannabis to qualifying patients.
In 2019, Curio Wellness became the first cGMP-certified medical cannabis brand in Maryland.
According to the FDA, cGMP certification requires that manufacturers, processors, and packagers take stringent and proactive practices to ensure their products are safe, pure, and effective. It also ensures procedures, technologies and systems are up to date to comply with the regulation and that the correct systems and equipment are in place to prevent errors that affect consumers.
This rigorous audit process was completed and approved by ANSI and witnessed by ANAB, confirming that Curio’s facilities, technologies, and processes meet the same quality standard set by the FDA for the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies to ensure that consumer products meet the most stringent guidelines.
This seal confirms that our award-winning products meet the FDA’s highest standards set for the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. We’re proud to continue raising the standard of relief with safe, effective and reliable cannabis-based medicine.