If you are a first-time cannabis user, you probably have no idea what the product’s potency is and how much you must consume. Fortunately, as cannabis has been legalized in many states, there have been standards in terms Of doses. Manufacturers of edible cannabis products in states where cannabis is legal have regulatory standards to follow to ensure a safer and more pleasant experience for users.
Here are tips to help you enjoy cannabis products without worrying about negative effects:
Learn about Standard Doses
Typically, edibles on the legal market have THC/CBD contents that are labeled in milligrams. Although the standard dose is 10MG THC edible, you can begin with half of this. Just add another 5 mg in an hour or two after you have settled into the first dose’s effects.
You can usually find cannabis edibles in doses intervals such as 5 mg, 10 mg, 20 mg, 40 mg, 80 mg, and 100 mg. Those who have been using the products for a while may need a higher dose than the standard 10 mg. However, you must start slow and just work your way up until area already familiar with edibles and know how your body reacts to various doses.
Take your Tolerance into Account
It is always recommended to start with a small dose, especially if you are new to cannabis. If you have low tolerance to THC tolerance, you can be susceptible to side effects such as anxiety, paranoia, and dizziness. Don’t take cannabis the way experienced users do. Experienced cannabis consumers have a high tolerance and need a higher dose to achieve the effects they desire. Also, they are more resilient to the side effects of THC than you.
Always Exercise Restraints
Waiting for the effects of cannabis edibles to kick in is difficult, especially as you look at the cannabis-infused snacks right in front of you. But, remember that with these products, you should not mindlessly snack on a lot of them. You must not lose track of your how many you have consumed to avoid side effects. Since body fat and metabolism vary by persons, it is not easy to stay when the product kicks in.
Consider How Much You have Eaten and What you Have Drunk
Edible cannabis products are likely to kick in if you take them on an empty stomach. But, if you have eaten or drunk something before taking the products, it could take more time for you to feel effects. Also, make sure to mind the amount of alcohol you have consumed since the substance can significantly increase THC blood concentration.