WHAT IS IT
Edibles are a discreet way to ingest cannabis, and they do not appear to carry some of the risks of smoking the drug. However, people should exercise caution when using edibles, especially for the first time.
Edibles are food products infused with marijuana. Brownies are among the most common food products infused with marijuana, however, almost any food product may be infused with marijuana and eaten.
EATING MARIJUANA IS MORE DANGEROUS THAN SMOKING MARIJUANA
The effects of smoking marijuana only takes minutes. Edibles, however, take between 1-3 hours because food is absorbed into the bloodstream through the liver. Because it takes longer, the user may end up consuming longer amounts of the drug while thinking the drug isn’t working.
- Relaxation and anxiety relief
- Pain management
- Muscle spasm control
- Antiseizure effects
- Other effects
- Adverse health effects
- Accidental ingestion
- Interactions with medications