CONSUMER INFORMATION — CANNABIS
Cannabis contains substances that affect the brain and body, including THC and CBD. THC causes the intoxicating effects of cannabis. CBD is not intoxicating and may reduce some of the effects of THC; however, it does have an effect on the brain.
Everyone’s response to cannabis differs and can vary from one time to the next. To minimize your risk or if you are a new consumer, look for a product containing 2.5 mg of THC or less or 10% THC (100 mg/g) or less, and an equal or higher amount of CBD.
|Ways of using cannabis||When effects could begin||How long effects could last|
|Smoking/vaporizing||Seconds to minutes||Up to 6 hours*|
|Eating/drinking/swallowing||30 minutes to 2 hours||Up to 12 hours*|
* some effects could last as long as 24 hours