Canadian Centre on Substance Use and Addiction

Clearing the Smoke on Cannabis: Edible Cannabis Products, Cannabis Extracts and Cannabis Topicals

Reviews research about edible cannabis products, cannabis extracts and cannabis topicals. Findings of the report include the health and safety risks these types of cannabis products have that are different from the risks associated with dried cannabis. It also addresses the risks of over consumption, methods of use, unintentional ingestion — especially by children — and the psychoactive effects of these types of products.

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