cannabis absorbed through the lungs goes straight to the brain, but is only metabolized by the liver on the second pass.
The interactions between alcohol and cannabis consumption, if both were legal, are unknown.
Recently, at a pot-centered radio program, someone offered me a “dab” of butane honey oil (BHO)—a concentrated form of cannabis.
But there are reports which say cannabis can be considered as a cause of death because it can induce a cardiac arrest.
Not just cannabis, but psychedelics and other substances, too.
The reason is that extract of cannabis indica is almost insoluble in a menstruum such as that found in Bromidia.
"That is a known, though rarely-obtained, effect of cannabis indica," observed the doctor.
For patients in early life it seems to fill the place occupied by cannabis indica in the medication of adults.
It is nothing more than an overdose of cannabis or opium upon an excited nervous system, is it?
This gives an elegant preparation—but one from which the cannabis indica is filtered out!
1798, "common hemp," from Cannabis, Modern Latin plant genus named (1728), from Greek kannabis "hemp," a Scythian or Thracian word. Also source of Armenian kanap', Albanian kanep, Russian konoplja, Persian kanab, Lithuanian kanapes "hemp," and English canvas and possibly hemp. In reference to use of the plant parts as an intoxicant, from 1848. Related: Cannabic.
cannabis can·na·bis (kān'ə-bĭs)
Any of several mildly euphoriant, intoxicating hallucinogenic drugs, such as hashish or marijuana, prepared from various parts of the hemp plant.