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THE NEW SMOKER

by Keira Fae

CANNABIS:

Ingest or Inhale? W

hy are the effects of ingesting cannabis so much stronger than inhaling?”

It’s a common question I’ve come across while working as a budtender, or catering various cannabis events. The short answer would be the difference between inhaling (smoking or vaping) and ingesting (eating or drinking) is when eating a cannabis 9

infused product the THC molecule goes through the metabolic process. Not so, when inhaling. This is why the effects set in slower, later, but will last longer, and for most people is more intense. When inhaling, the high hits faster and diminishes quicker as the THC goes straight to the brain and isn’t metabolized by the liver.

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