Cannabis is one of the most commonly abused substances, with millions of people in America being dependent on it. As far as illegal drugs go, this is the most commonly abused.
This drug is obtained from cannabis plant. Just like it is the case with cigarettes, it is generally parched up, crushed and smoked. You can also directly ingest cannabis through Cannabis edibles.
These edible foods can produce the same effect as smoking the drug and usually baked goods and sweets are the most commonly used.
Many cannabis users prefer using it as a semisolid viscous substance obtained from the cannabis plant as cannabis is more potent in this form. "Dab" as most users call it, is a viscous substance that can come crystallized as candy and is consumed inhaled and vaporised. There are more than one name for dabs, including shatter, budder, and wax.
Cannabis is used for emotionally as well as recreationally. Doctors prescribe Cannabis for providing relief from pain, improving appetite, and reducing stress. For achieving infamous "high" and for reducing stress, Cannabis is used. "pot", "dope", "ganja", "grass", "weed", and "maryjane" are some of Cannabis street name.
There is a long legislative history for and against the use of Cannabis. There are still many people who have very little idea of the real effects of this drug thanks to misinformation.
Cannabis Addiction And Effects
Cannabis is a drug that alters perception through its psychoactive effects. THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol), a chemical compound contained in Cannabis, is responsible for the substance's effects.
Cannabis effects may vary from one user to other depending on the mode of consumption. When you smoke Cannabis, you experience a high quickly than you would have experienced had you taken it orally, but the high obtained through smoking last for a shorter period.
Dabs produce immediate effects that could last for a few hours because of their high level of THC. Cannabis can induce effects such as:
Greater desire to eat
It is impossible for someone to die as a direct result of Cannabis overdose, but cannabis sends more people to the emergency room than most other drugs. When people were drunk the result is the accidents that increased the number of patients in the hospitals.
Thc Levels In Cannabis
Since the 1960s, Cannabis THC content has increased around 300%, which has affected users' abuse and tolerance. Today the increased amount of THC in Cannabis has increased boozing related danger and has also increased danger of addiction.
Addiction from Cannabis can be medically analysed and impacts negatively on the life of the user.
Obsession Of Cannabis
Many people become psychologically dependent on Cannabis in the same manner others develop a psychological dependency on other drugs. Using Cannabis, just like other addictive drugs, influences the levels of dopamine in the brain by reducing neurochemical natural production.
As with other drugs, the brain reprograms itself to crave Cannabis. Though short-lived, Cannabis helps to regularise dopamine in the victim's brain. Desire to stop using Cannabis and being unable to achieve that is a clear indication of dependency on the substance.
Personal life of anyone can also be affected by the Cannabis drug. Using Cannabis can lead to:
Problems with the law
Lagging behind in school
Poor performance at work
Difficulty in learning new things and remembering things
The continued use of Cannabis, despite its negative effects is a indication of addiction. You can find out more about the results of being addicted to Cannabis and the symptoms it causes.
Cannabis Leading To Other Drug Use
Due to experimenting with Cannabis, people begin the utilization of more harder drugs like Cocaine, so it is considered as a entrance for other alcohols or drugs. The reason why Cannabis is considered a gateway drug is mostly associated with the youth as they are most likely to try using other drugs too. Due to popular culture depictions, Cannabis use has been steadily rising. In future, teenagers who are using Cannabis or anything else have the higher rate of developing the addiction.
Facts Related To Cannabis Abuse
Taking Care Of Cannabis Obsession
Many people who have ingested Cannabis for a prolonged period of time find it a daunting task to quit by themselves. Getting help for the addiction is what works best when one is addicted to Cannabis. Treatment options are far more simple than with other drugs, and are as simple as visiting a group or going to counselling. To learn more, contact us now! 0800 772 3971