What is Cannabis Oil?

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What is Cannabis Oil? Cannabis oil is a concentrated, resinous substance that carries the potent medicinal properties of the marijuana plant. It is made using pure grain alcohol to extract THC, CBD and other cannabinoids from the plant matter. In recent years, cannabis oil has become one of the most analysed methods of medical marijuana [...]

What is Cannabutter?

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What is Cannabutter? Cannabutter in the most literal sense is a butter based solution which has been infused with cannabinoids from marijuana. When the butter is heated with cannabis, THC and other cannabinoids are released from the plant matter and join the fat in the butter. Many of the healing compounds in medical marijuana are [...]

What is Epidiolex?

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What is Epidiolex? Epidiolex is a ‘pure CBD’ plant extract, developed by British company GW Pharmaceuticals. The drug comes in the form of a viscous liquid to be dispensed in syringe droppers. It contains 98% CBD, and no psychoactive THC (THCA). The remainder is made up of trace amounts of other cannabinoids. Epidiolex is specifically designed to [...]

What is Marijuana Wax?

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What is Marijuana Wax? Marijuana wax, a form of hash oil also known as Butane Hash Oil, is an increasingly popular method of administering medical marijuana. Through solvent extraction, the oily resin of the plant is separated from the rest of the material. This resin is the focus of most medical marijuana methods, for it [...]

What are Vapourizers?

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What are Vapourizers? In the most basic terms, a Vapourizer is a device used to vapourize active ingredients of plant material. Vaporizers come in different forms including table top units and portable units and can be powered by mains, battery, or butane. They consist of an extraction chamber where heat is applied to the product [...]

What are Topicals?

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  What are Topicals? Topicals, or transdermal medical marijuana creams, ointments, and balms can bring significant relief to many patients. Transdermal medicines allow the cannabinoids to be absorbed through the skin, as opposed to through the lungs or digestive tract. As happens with edible marijuana as well, the cannabinoids from the plant bind with a [...]

What is Marijuana Tea?

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  What is Marijuana Tea? Marijuana tea is a medicated beverage made by steeping marijuana plant matter in a liquid. Like consuming medicated edibles, marijuana tea moves through the digestive system, and its effects can be felt more rapidly if taken on an empty stomach. Ingestion Methods & Advice Making effective medicated tea requires some [...]

What are Suppositories?

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What are Suppositories? >Suppositories are capsules for the rectal administration of drugs, in order to enable the desired therapeutic effects. The are many advantages this method offers for medical marijuana administration: Medicine may still be administered even if the oral route is impaired or disallowed due to the oral intake restrictions that are frequently required [...]

What is Sativex?

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What is Sativex? Sativex is an oromucosal spray approved for patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Sativex’s first intended use has been to help alleviate moderate to severe muscle spasticity. Cannabinoids in Sativex come from whole-plant sources, instead of synthetic sources like other marijuana-based pharmaceuticals. Sativex is similar, in many ways, to a marijuana tincture or [...]

What is Marinol (Dronabinol)?

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What is Marinol (Dronabinol)? Marinol is the name under which dronabinol is marketed as a pharmaceutical drug. It comes in orally administered capsule form in doses of 2.5mg, 5mg and 10mg. It is a synthesised version of one of the primary cannabinoids found in cannabis, THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). This is achieved through a complex process conducted in [...]