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What is Marijuana abuse?

What is Marijuana abuse?

Marijuana is a special form of cannabis made from the flowers or leaves of the cannabis plant. Cannabis is the general name of ...more »

  • Marijuana abuse: Illicit depressant/hallucinogenic drug.
  • Marijuana abuse: Compounds having the cannabinoid structure. They were originally extracted from Cannabis sativa L. The most pharmacologically active constituents are TETRAHYDROCANNABINOL; CANNABINOL; and CANNABIDIOL.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Marijuana abuse: a strong-smelling plant from whose dried leaves a number of euphoriant and hallucinogenic drugs are prepared.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Marijuana abuse: Introduction

Types of Marijuana abuse:

Broader types of Marijuana abuse:

How serious is Marijuana abuse?

Complications of Marijuana abuse: see complications of Marijuana abuse

What causes Marijuana abuse?

Causes of Marijuana abuse: see causes of Marijuana abuse
Risk factors for Marijuana abuse: see risk factors for Marijuana abuse

What are the symptoms of Marijuana abuse?

Symptoms of Marijuana abuse: see symptoms of Marijuana abuse

Complications of Marijuana abuse: see complications of Marijuana abuse

Duration of Marijuana abuse: Intoxication usually up to 3 hours (longer in some cases); some thought/coordination symptoms up to 24 hours; memory problems up to several weeks.

Marijuana abuse: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Marijuana abuse.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Marijuana abuse.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Marijuana abuse: Psychiatrist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Marijuana abuse.
Treatments for Marijuana abuse: see treatments for Marijuana abuse
Research for Marijuana abuse: see research for Marijuana abuse

Name and Aliases of Marijuana abuse

Main name of condition: Marijuana abuse

Other names or spellings for Marijuana abuse:

cannabis, Mary Jane, grass, pot, weed, hash, reefers, hashish, mull, green, THC, Delta-9-Tetrahydrocannabinol

Marihuana, Marijuana, Cannabinoids, Cannabinols, Cannabis, Tetrahydrocannabinol, Dronabinol Source - Diseases Database

Marihuana, Ganja, Cannabis sativa
Source - WordNet 2.1

Marijuana abuse: Related Conditions

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