How to consume cannabis edibles.

What are cannabis edibles?

Cannabis edibles are food items made with marijuana flower or concentrates. As of advances in the cannabis culinary industry, you will find a wide selection of high quality brownies, candy, chocolate bars, cookies, beverages, and treats that provide the desired marijuana effects.

How Edibles Work

When you eat marijuana edibles, your body has to digest and process the HTC before you will feel high. The process can take anywhere between 30 minutes to 3 hours to feel the full impact.

What are the benefits of edibles?

Not many people like to smoke or vape cannabis, so consuming marijuana infused foods looks like a good option for cannabis community.

The disadvantage of consuming cannabis-infused edibles is that they’re absorbed through the digestive system, which means the effects may take hours to set in and the potency of effects gradually increases. Unlike smoking or vaping, you can get the full impact in 15 minutes.

How long do the effects of edibles last?

Many factors influence how long edibles last, including dose, tolerance, metabolism, and gender. In general, the high from edibles lasts anywhere from 4-12 hours, but there are a lot of factors that can affect the duration and strength of the high.

What is your dose?

Every person is different so make sure you are taking it easy when you consume the edibles for the first time. Knowing your body is key when selecting the right dose for yourself.

Check out the cannabis edible dozing chart below provided by Leafly:

Source: Leafly