Edibles are often a preferred method of consumption for individuals who either can not or chose not to smoke cannabis. Possessing little to no smell, edibles are a perfect way to discreetly enjoy cannabis without the smoke and odor making them perfect for areas where smoking is restricted. When digested, edibles produce a longer lasting and more intense high due to being absorbed in the hypersensitive gastrointestinal tract rather than the lungs. Edibles can take anywhere from 30 minutes to 3 hours for the full effect to take place depending on multiple variables such as body mass, metabolism, quantity of food consumed and so on. Below you will find information on commonly asked questions regarding cannabis edibles.
What Are Edibles?
Marijuana can be consumed in multiple ways. One of the most popular ways lately is cannabis infused foods, also known as Edibles. These treats usually come in candy form such as gummies or chocolates. Edibles can be produced using various forms of cannabis but our edibles use finely extracted cannabis oils.
What Type Of Effect Do They Have?
Edibles have been known to produce a stronger and longer lasting effect than you would normally get with inhaling cannabis. This is essential for individuals looking to relieve ailments that may cause them discomfort but can not physically smoke marijuana.
What To Look For On Labeling
Every legal state that offers recreational & medical cannabis operate slightly different than each other with their labeling & dosing requirements. Most edibles will offer the milligram (mg) per dose in each container directly on the front of the label. It is essential to know how much THC or CBD per unit you will be consuming to accurately learn your tolerance. Some edible packages have multiple servings with smaller doses that can equal a larger dose where as another package might have one single serving that is equivalent in strength to multiple smaller dosed servings.
Where To Start
First time consuming edibles? A recommended starting size is anywhere from 5 – 10mg for a first time user. It is suggested to always start off with a lower dose for your first time and experiment with different dosages until you find one that works effectively for you and your body.
How Long Do Edibles Last?
Ingesting cannabis has a longer lasting effect than if you were to inhale it. Depending on the dosage you consumed, edibles can last up to multiple hours due to being digested in the hypersensitive gastrointestinal tract.