What Happens If You Eat Weed
All weed enthusiasts who have discovered the beauty of it most likely have wondered as well on how it would feel like to eat it instead of smoking weed. Now, many ask what happens if you eat weed?
Does eating weed get me high? What happens if I eat weed that is too much? What happens if you eat weed raw? Will that get me high as well? These are the questions we will try to answer in this article.
What Will Happen If I Eat Weed?
If you are in for an unforgettable yet surprising experience then getting high with edibles, like gummies or weed brownies is your easy option. Just have a piece and wait for about 30 minutes and you are well on your way for a trip! Edibles usually last for about 3 to 6 hours on average with a kick-off point of about 30 minutes to an hour. Some testimonies say that with certain potent marijuana strains that are used for cooking edibles, they have felt the high stick around for about 10 hours in total!.
Plus, it is known that ingesting and digesting weed will pack a stronger punch than smoking it. This is because our bodies will react differently to it. When eating edible infused with cannabis, our body is also able to digest the delta- 9-THC into a new form which is 11-hydroxy tetrahydrocannabinol and has stronger psychoactive features to it compared to regular THC. That is specifically the reason why eating edibles is storing then smoking a joint.
Regarding the dosage, there are quite a few factors to consider on how much edible you should eat or what your edible dosage is. This includes your body weight, metabolism, tolerance and edible potency. It is always recommended to start on smaller quantities and increment it as you go.
What Happens If you Eat Weed Raw?
Raw Marijuana will not make you High… But it’s good for you!
There are some claims by health professionals that eating raw cannabis flowers has plenty of good benefits to it. One known registered dietician says the Cannabis plant and its seeds are just as nutritious as hemp. It is an excellent source of a complete type of protein, Omega-6 and Omega-3 fatty acids and on top of it all, it is easily received and digested by our bodies.
But, with the Nutritional benefits aside, consuming weed in its raw form will not get you high. For the psychoactive effects to take place, marijuana must go through a process called decarboxylation where the non-psychoactive compound THC-A gets converted into a psychoactive type that is well known as THC or Tetrahydrocannabinol.
Just remember, when eating weed raw we must make sure to eat the fresh, undried marijuana flowers to benefit from it fully without getting high as the dried ones tend to have lessened the above mentioned beneficial compounds. Otherwise, if you want to eat your dried weed buds that were intended for smoking to get high then make sure to decarboxylate them first to maximize the full effects that you get in your body.
Can You Eat Dab Wax?
What Happens If You Eat Dab Wax? Is it safe to eat Dab Wax? Will I get high with it?
Sure you can eat dab wax! But the only issue is if you eat dab wax raw then there is not much you can expect from it except for that you’ll be getting a good dose of dietary fiber in your belly, To produce THC from THC-A the weed must go through decarboxylation mean it needs the application of heat that is controlled.
However, there are plenty of ways to decarb you dab wax and once you do you can expect quite a good ride from the high you get from it! Just always be careful to make sure that you take this in a small dosage to avoid your dream from becoming a nightmare of an experience.