Don’t Bite Off More Than You Can Chew

Have you ever been to a dispensary and seen the vast varieties of edibles they have to offer? If not, I'm sure you have heard about marijuana edibles. They're becoming one of the most popular ways to consume cannabis whether it is for recreational for medical purposes. So what do you need to know about these fantastic delicacies? For starters, you're going to want to educate yourself about marijuana and its THC values. If you're buying from a dispensary, you are not getting low-quality THC within your edible. Dispensaries select only the finest buds for their dispensary and products to produce their edibles.

If you've never enjoyed a marijuana edible, you're going to want to start with a very low dose. Keep this in mind when you're going to purchase your edible. Many of the candies that you will get will have a suggested serving size; this is typically 10 milligrams of THC per serving size. It is strongly recommended not to take more. This is because there is a delayed effect for the edibles to enter your system. Many consumers have reported that they have eaten more than recommended and because of that have become really paranoid due to the amount they have consumed when it takes effect.

Now for the average user, they may think they too can handle more. It is strongly recommended again that you start with the suggested serving size. You can always take more if it’s not strong enough you. This will prevent you from overdosing on THC.No, I'm sure you're laughing reading that last sentence overdosing on THC, but there is some truth in it. If you have ever consumed too much marijuana, you know that it can because you to become ill in the stomach or make for a very paranoid stoned. Many users have ended up at the ER because of this and it is causing frustration between the medical community and the cannabis community.

This is why people are being asked to educate themselves about the proper consumption and effects of THC especially when it comes to edibles. If you are not sure, make sure to ask your local dispensary how much you should take, usually when you buy a candy bar from them it is not recommended to eat the whole thing. You will find they have it broken down into square sizes and dosages per square.

Edible marijuana is going to be something we start seeing more of so it's time to educate ourselves as a community on how much we should take. This will help alleviate some of the stigmas that the marijuana community has on it. Let's all get-together and show those skeptical individuals that we're not a bunch of stoners, we are simply trying to medicate with an effective medication and that we are doing everything we can to understand the proper dosage so that these ER trips will not happen. It's all about being conservative in our dosage like the title states don't bite off more than you can chew, you can always consume more later.


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