Last updated: April 28, 2019

What Does Dispensary Mean?

A dispensary sells cannabis for medicinal uses to patients or consumers in a legal setting. The cannabis dispensary is a location that is regulated by the state to dispense and sell medical marijuana, cannabis-containing products, and equipment needed to utilize cannabis. Typically, consumers entering the premises must be 18 years of age or older. Most medical marijuana dispensaries are set up like a doctor’s office and feature a waiting room or a dividing wall that affords patients with privacy while discussing their medical needs with the establishment’s trained cannabis personnel and deciding on what to purchase.


Maximum Yield Explains Dispensary

Within a medicinal marijuana dispensary, consumers can procure cannabis grown for medicinal purposes for a variety of ailments. Consumers are allowed to smell and examine the various bud strains and products prior to purchase. Medical cannabis dispensaries usually sell a variety of cannabis products (such as topicals, edibles, oils, etc.) that possess various percentages of THC, cannabinoids, and terpenes. Consumers visiting the dispensary also have access to trained professionals, frequently referred to as budtenders, to gain assistance in their selection and knowledge about the various cannabis strains that are available for purchase.


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