In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Ever Merciful…
MARIJUANA as a medical treatment?! REALLY?
Muslims, let us please go back to our scholars on such issues!
“Seeking medical cures from filthy (haraam) substances is proof of a sickness in the heart…”
What follows is a complete translation of a detailed answer given by Shaykh al-Islaam Ibn Taymiyyah [d.728] (may Allaah have Mercy on him) when he was asked about a patient whose doctors told him that the only (effective) medical treatment in his situation would be to consume intoxicants, canine (dog) meat, or even swine. He replied:
It is not permissible to use intoxicants and other filthy substances as medical treatments, based on what was reported by Waa’il ibn Hujr,  who said that Taariq ibn Suwayd al-Ju’fee  asked the Prophet (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) about intoxicants, and he forbade him from using them. Taariq added, “But I only use them as medical treatments.” He (the Prophet) responded:
إنه ليس بدواء ولكنه داء
“It is not a treatment, however it is a disease (itself).”
This (hadeeth) was collected by Imaams Ahmad and Muslim in his Saheeh. 
And on the authority of Aboo ad-Dardaa’, the Messenger of Allaah (may Allaah raise his rank and grant him peace) said:
إن الله أنزل الدواء وأنزل الداء وجعل لكل داء دواء، فتداووا ولا تتداووا بحرام
“Verily Allaah has sent down illnesses, and He has sent down the cures. He has made (available) a cure for every illness, so take medical treatments, but do not treat illnesses with haraam (substances).”
This (hadeeth) was collected by Aboo Daawood. 
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