Cannabis is a drug that belongs to family Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica which acts as depressant drugs or psychoactive drug with main active chemical present in it known as THC (delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol). Cannabis is also known as grass, pot, hash, weed, reefer, dope, herb, mull, ganja, joint, stick, buckets, cones, skunk, hydro, smoke and hooch. Using cannabis can make you feel happy and excited unable to concentrate relaxed and confident more talkative than usual giggly anxious or paranoid. There are also physical symptoms, such as increased hunger red or bloodshot eyes, increased heart rate, dry mouth, dizziness.
Cannabis can help patients to cure medical conditions such as,
· Muscle spasms
· Severe pain and nausea
· Dramatic weight loss
Cannabis affects your response time, which means you should not drive, operate heavy machinery, or try and look after someone else if you have been using it. When large doses of cannabis are taken it may also produce hallucinogenic effects, mental health issues, sleep problems, sexual problems, psychosis or schizophrenia, lung problems.
Edelweiss publications maintaining the journal of Psychiatry Open Access which accepts all the original manuscripts related to Cannabis.