Addiction: Physical or Psychological?

Addiction is unlikely with Cannabis used as a medicine. The recommended dose is usually lower than that for recreational use. High dosages of medicinal Cannabis taken over a longer period may lead to addiction. Quitting may then cause withdrawal symptoms, such as mild forms of restlessness, irritability, insomnia and nausea. Known side effects of medicinal […]

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Endocannabinoids

Endocannabinoids are a group of lipid compounds (fatlike) that are produced by some invertebrates and all vertebrates including humans.

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